Dr. Lins graduated from UCSF Dental School over 20 years ago. He is a member of the Contra Costa County Dental Society, California Dental Society, and American Dental Society. He continuously takes courses usually in San Francisco to keep up with the newest developments in Dentistry.
Dr. Lins grew up in Indiana, but moved this way before high school. He attended UC Davis and graduated with a BS in Biological Sciences.
He hikes extensively for exercise throughout the East Bay several times per week. He also rides his bike on the Iron Horse Trail occasionally and when on vacation in Monterey.
Dr.Lins is married with two grown children and 3 grandchildren. His wife Amy is a nutritionist who works for the state of California. His son Paul works in land surveying. His daughter Alice is a RN in Reno.