Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine


Genetic Fellowship

National Institutes of Health (NIH)
Bethesda, MD


Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
Internal Medicine
Brooklyn, NY

Medical School

Zhejiang University School of Medicine
MD and PhD Combined Program
Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China


Hospital(s) Affiliated With

Inova Fairfax Hospital

Professional Associations

Alliance of North American Chinese Physicians (ANACP)
Medical Educator

American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM)

American College of Physicians (ACP)

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)

American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO)



“A Case of Ocular Kaposi’s Sarcoma Successfully Treated with Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy (HAART) Combined with Docetaxel” Am J Case Rep. 2018 Sep 10;19:1074-1077.

“Different-sized incisions for phacoemulsification in age-related cataract” Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017 Sep 20;9(9):CD010510.

“Homozygosity Mapping and Genetic Analysis of Autosomal Recessive Retinal Dystrophies in 144 Consanguineous Pakistani Families” Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2017 Apr 1;58(4):2218-2238.

“Successful Diagnosis and Treatment of a Single Case of Bilateral Necrotizing Keratitis following Femtosecond-LASIK” Ocul Immunol Inflamm. 2016;24(2):231-6.

“Molecular analysis and phenotypic study in 14 Chinese families with Bietti crystalline dystrophy” PLoS One. 2014 Apr 16;9(4):e94960.

“AIPL1 implicated in the pathogenesis of two cases of autosomal recessive retinal degeneration” Mol Vis. 2014 Jan 6;20:1-14.

“Noncoding variation of the gene for ferritin light chain in hereditary and age-related cataract” Mol Vis. 2013 Apr 11;19:835-44.

“Bromfenac sodium 0.1%, fluorometholone 0.1% and dexamethasone 0.1% for control of ocular inflammation and prevention of cystoid macular edema after phacoemulsification” Ophthalmologica. 2013;229(4):187-94.

“A recurrent PAX6 mutation is associated with aniridia and congenital progressive cataract in a Chinese family” Mol Vis. 2012;18:465-70.

“Clinical evaluation on the coaxial 1.8 mm microincision cataract surgery” Zhonghua Yan Ke Za Zhi. 2011 Oct;47(10):903-7.

“Identification of a MIP mutation that activates a cryptic acceptor splice site in the 3′ untranslated region” Mol Vis. 2010 Nov 2;16:2253-8.

Personal Interests

Traveling, swimming, basketball and cooking.


Dr. Jin is board-certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine residency at Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center in 2019. He served as the Medical Director of Patient First Urgent Care in Chantilly, Virginia. He received the Medical Education Award in 2019 and Resident Award in 2018 from ANACP and won first place in the Poster Presentation Competition at the 4th Annual Resident Research Day in 2018. Dr. Jin is a member of Lifestyle Medicine since 2018 and of the Alliance of North American Chinese Physicians (ANACP) since 2018. Dr. Jin is also a YouTuber (Real Doctor Jin) doing a lot of patient education, most recently on the COVID-19 pandemic.

 Dr. Jin graduated from Zhejiang University School of Medicine, where he received an M.D. and Ph.D. in Genetics. Later he completed the Ophthalmology Residency and served as an attending eye doctor at the ZJU Eye Center in China. He volunteered in Tibet to perform free cataract surgeries for the underserved population in 2009.