Hu-Friedy Key Opinion Leader Edward Lin

Edward Lin





Clinical Advisory Board for SureSmile
Clinical Advisory Board for Imaging Sciences
Editorial Board for Orthotown
Editorial Board for Orthodontic Practice US
Honorary Member of the South African Maxillo-Facial Oral Surgeons


Proud husband of Siri Lin and Father to Olivia and Royce Lin
Partner of 3 completely paperless, digital, and impressionless practices in Green Bay and Appleton, WI - Orthodontic Specialists of Green Bay and Apple Creek Orthodontics of Appleton
Helped to lead tests and implement the technology w/ SureSmile and Imaging Sciences to utilize cone beam computed tomography for virtual treatment planning in SureSmile and fabrication of the SureSmile wires
KOL for American Orthodontics, Envision TEC 3D Printing, and Structo Dental 3D Printing
Internationally recognized speaker, author, and consultant for advanced orthodontic technologies

Additional Information

Dr. Edward Y. Lin has a true love and passion for orthodontics and considers himself incredibly lucky to care for patients and serve families right here in his home community. Dr. Lin grew up in Green Bay, and after graduating from Abbot Pennings High School and the University of Chicago, he continued his dental education and orthodontic residency at Northwestern University Dental School. He has been in private practice since 1999.

Dr. Lin is an industry-respected orthodontist and internationally recognized speaker on advanced orthodontic technologies, including SureSmile®, 3D imaging, and Invisalign®. He also sits on the clinical and faculty advisory board for SureSmile, and the advisory board for American Orthodontics, and he has been a past member of the technology committee for the American Association of Orthodontists. Dr Lin is also an honorary member of the South African Society of Maxillo-Facial Oral Surgeons. Dr. Lin has lectured for orthodontic residency programs across the world and has authored numerous articles that have appeared in several dental and orthodontic journals. He also serves on the editorial boards for the journals OrthoTown and Orthodontic Practice.

Given rapid changes in orthodontics and ongoing advances in technology, Dr. Lin has made continuing education a lifelong commitment. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Association of Orthodontists, and the World Federation of Orthodontists, as well as state and local dental societies.

In further support of his community, Dr. Lin volunteers his time at the Northeast Wisconsin Community Dental Clinic and serves on the board of directors for the Breast Cancer Family Foundation.

A devoted husband and father, Dr. Lin enjoys spending time with his wife Siri and two children, Olivia and Royce. He loves golf and taking family trips. And of course, he’s a diehard Packers fan!