Franklin Lin, MD

 Franklin Lin, MD

Franklin Lin, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery

The Emory Clinic - Marietta
61 Whitcher Street
Suite 4100
Marietta, GA 30060

To make an appointment: 404-778-5770

Upon graduating from Duke University with a BS in Engineering, Biomedical Engineering and Economics and a Minor in Chemistry in 1996, Dr. Lin attended medical school at the University of Florida, receiving his MD in 2000. In 2005, Dr. Lin received the Suzie Tindall Resident Achievement Award and in 2006 he completed his residency at Emory University. Dr. Lin's practice is located at WellStar Kennestone in Marietta, though he is also a member of the Neurology and Neurosurgery team at Emory University Hospital, a team that was recently ranked 12th in its field by U.S. News & World Report. His primary interest is in disorders of the spine.

Areas of Clinical Interest:  

  • Complex Spine
  • Spine Trauma
  • Head Trauma
  • Craniofacial Reconstruction
  • Sports Neurosurgery


  • Tumialan LM, Lin FJ, Gupta SK. "Spontaneous Bacterial peritonitis causing Serratia marcescens and Proteus mirabilis ventriculoperitoneal shunt infection: a case report." Journal of Neurosurgery, August 2006.
  • Tumialan LM, Lin FJ, Fountain J. "CT Venography used in the preoperative planning of penetrating craniocerebral trauma: technical case report." Journal of Trauma, in press, October 2006.
  • Lin FJ, Mummaneni PV, Mummaneni VP. Management of Subdural Hematomas. Medical Management of the Surgical Patient. In Press.
  • Mummaneni P, Lin F, Haid R, Rodts G, Subach B, Miller J; "Current Indications and Techniques for Anterior Approaches to the Lumbar Spine." Contemporary Spine Surgery, August 2002, Vol. 3, Number 8.