Dr. Louis M. Lin graduated from Chung Shan Medical University School of Dentistry, Taiwan. He then went to University of Tokyo University Hospital, Japan to receive postgraduate training in Oral Surgery. He continued to pursue graduate study in Pathology at University of Oklahoma Medical Center, Oklahoma, USA and obtained a PhD degree in Pathology. He completed Oral Pathology residency at Louisiana State University School of Dentistry, Louisiana, USA. He received a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Rutgers University School of Dentistry, New Jersey, USA. He also completed Postgraduate Education in Endodontics at University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. Connecticut, USA.

Dr. Lin has been Director of Postgraduate Education in Endodontics at Rutgers University School of Dentistry, New Jersey, University of California School of Dentistry at Los Angeles, California, and New York University College of Dentistry, New York. He has also been Chair of Department of Endodontics at Rutgers University School of Dentistry, New Jersey, and University of California School of Dentistry, California.

Dr. Lin has more than 100 peer reviewed publications and several chapters of endodontics-related books. He is Editor-in-Chief of 2 journals and on Editorial Board members of 16 journals. He maintains a private practice in endodontics in New Jersey, USA.