Lin Yee Chen, MBBS, MD

Lin Yee Chen, MD, MS, FAHA, FACC, FHRS

Cardiac Electrophysiologist

Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • Cantonese
  • Malay
  • Mandarin
  • English

Hospital Privileges

  • Fairview Lakes Medical Center
  • Maple Grove Hospital
  • Fairview Ridges Hospital
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Care Philosophy

I believe in providing comprehensive and evidence-based cardiac electrophysiology care to my patients.

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Atrial fibrillation ablation (pulmonary vein isolation)
  • Biventricular ICD implantation
  • Cardiology
  • ICD implantation
  • PVC ablation
  • Supraventricular tachycardia ablation
  • Ventricular tachycardia ablation

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • National University of Singapore, Singapore


  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN


  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine; Cardiovascular Disease; Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology)

Recognition and Leadership


  • American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant (2010-2014)
  • Gene-Gene and Gene-Environment Interactions in Atrial Fibrillation, NIH R21 Grant (2013-2015)


  • Co-Director, Atrial Fibrillation Center, University of Minnesota Health
  • Medical Director, Cardiac Electrophysiology Laboratory, University of Minnesota Medical Center

Academic Information

Associate Professor

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