Department Center for Endocrine Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages Chinese, English
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Adrenal Surgery
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endocrine Surgery - Thyroid And Parathyroid
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Solid Organ Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Paraganglioma Surgery
  • Parathyroid Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Surgical Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Aspiration
  • Thyroid Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Ultrasound And Biopsy
  • Thyroidectomy
View all 18 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adrenal Cancer
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Adrenal Hyperplasia
  • Adrenal insufficiency
  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
  • Beta-cell disorders
  • Calcium Disorders
  • Carcinoid Syndrome
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Endocrine Disorders
  • Familial Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Flushing Syndromes
  • Goiter
  • Goiter and Thyroid Nodules/Tumors
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Endocrine Tumors
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Disease Description
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Primary Hyperaldosteronism
  • Secondary Hyperparathyroidism
  • Tertiary hyperparathyroidism
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Glands
  • Thyroid Lesion
  • Thyroid Masses
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
View all 33 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Endocrine Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Residency - University Hospitals of Cleveland
General Surgery
Cleveland, OH USA

Medical Education - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, OH USA

Undergraduate - Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH USA


  • Surgery - General Surgery
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 11/1/2020, Dr. Jin has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

143 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

41 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Dec 28, 2020

Dr. Jin is fantastic. She's so kind, thoughtful, caring/compassionate and has a great sense of knowledge

Reviewed on Nov 10, 2020

I had a wonderful experience w/Dr. Jin. She took excellent care of me.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Dr. Jin is caring, kind and professional. She is also very personable and open to questions. I received thorough explanations and feel very comfortable with the treatment option of surgery she will perform.

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2020

Dr.Jin was lovely. She explained everything she was going to do. She is very professional and kind.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2020

Dr. Jin is amazing! She is really interested in me as a patient. She is professional, yet warm, u understanding & compassionate. She allows for questions/concerns, which, to me, is very important. I would definitely recommend her to others.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Dr. Jin was first rate , professional but with good patient skills

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Excellent communication between doctor and patient. Doctor was very patient, answered questions thoroughly and was very flexible in finding a surgical date and location convenient for the patient.

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Dr. Jin is a wonderful surgeon. Not only is she skilled, but she is caring, kind and personable. She checked up on me several times by phone after my surgery. I feel comfortable contacting her about any concerns I had post op. I would highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Dr. Jin is such an amazing doctor. She is very personable and professional. She addressed all of my concerns. I always felt like my complete understanding of my situation and options were her priority! I live close to OSU. I am willing to drive 3 hours to receive the excellent care, I feel Dr. Jin provides. She and her staff go above and beyond my expectations as medical professionals.

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

I love The Cleveland Clinic! I feel this hospital is my best option in the country! The staff at The Cleveland Clinic especially the Doctors are the best in the nation! I feel The Cleveland Clinic provides the best care available!

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

This was my first time meeting Dr. Jin. I like her. She is compassionate, caring and thorough.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

I was very impressed with Dr. Jin. She communicated well, was very caring and answered all my questions.

Reviewed on Sep 15, 2020

I had complete confidence in Dr. Jin and her staff.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2020

Dr Judy Jin is professional, compassionate and takes the time to explain my situation and answer all m questions. I have referred others to her. I trust her judgment.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2020

Dr. Jin is wonderful! She explains things and puts you at ease. I am so lucky to have her as my doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

I will absolutly recommend Dr.Jin 100%

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

Dr Jin is the best! I only trust her! Thank you.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Fantastic physician. continuous follow up and care

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

Dr. Jin does a wonderful job of putting my mind at ease and explaining things during visits. I would highly recommend her!

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

I will recommend Dr. Jin to anyone needing endocrinology surgery.

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

I love Dr Jin A very excellent surgeon!

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr. Jin is very well informed and articulate - we are very impressed with her warmth and ability to accommodate my hearing loss especially while we are all wearing face masks.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

I can't recommend Dr. Jin highly enough - I am VERY impressed and at ease with her all the way around.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr Jin explained her purposed plan of treatment based on the prior UA, my health history and options based on biopsy results. She set my expectations as when I might expect to see results.

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2020

Dr Jin made sure that I was called when the results came back before expected. this was before a holiday weekend. I very much appreciated knowing the results were negative for cancer.

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Dr. Jin was EXTREMELY professional, thorough, friendly, concerned and knowledgeable! She didn't talk over my head and explained thing in layman's terms. I asked a lot of questions and she took her time and explained everything to me with extreme patience.

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

Dr. Jin is wonderful.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2020

excellent service I was seen immediately upon arrival. Dr. Jin was very well prepared for my visit and very efficient taking a scan which I needed for diagnosis. It was nice to receive an immediate diagnosis without waiting for a week or two. She told me she planned to speak with both my primary and heart doctors before scheduling surgery.

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2020

Dr. Jin is very informative & ethical. I am confident in her plan of treatment.

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

Was very pleased with Dr Jin

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Dr. Jin answered all my questions and helped me to feel at ease with the upcoming surgery.

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

Dr. Jin is so kind and careful to explain everything. She takes her time and treats me as if I am her only patient that day. I don't feel rushed. I have great confidence in her.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Dr Jin is wonderful very good at follow up on questions asked

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Just started with Doctor but so far it's been very well experience!

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

very pleased with appointment with Dr Jin

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

I was impressed with the efficiency at the Twinsburg site. Dr Jin was on time had all my paperwork in front of her and answered all my questions. I'm very impressed with Dr Jin and the way she cares for her patients

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Doctor Judy Jin was very easy to talk with. She explained my situation and her plans and concerns in detail. Dr. Jin listened to our concerns about my health and explained the upcoming surgery very well. We felt at ease with Dr. Jin performing the upcoming surgery after our meeting with her. She listened as we told her our long journey to date with my health situation and was very open and honest during our discussions.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2020

Dr Jin is a great listener and answers questions thoroughly.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

I feel like I have a clear understanding of my situation and my options after my appointment with the doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

Dr. Jin is wonderful .... makes you feel calm .

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

I can't say enough about how impressed I am with Dr. Jin. Her casual and friendly demeanor quickly put me at ease. Prior to coming to seeing Dr. Jin (and the reason I made a appt. with her), I had very bad experiences in dealing with local doctors and procedures administered by them. I was impressed, and very grateful, that after reviewing my tests, she provided an accurate diagnosis and then performed an ultrasound and biopsy during my initial appointment (this was not something I experienced with local doctors prior to coming to the Cleveland Clinic). Also my previous biopsy, again performed by local doctors, involved numerous needles (total of 14 for the biopsy of two nodes), pain and lasted 30 minutes to complete. Dr. Jin completed the biopsy in about one minute, with minimal pain, and provided instant feedback. Although I am still nervous about having surgery, I am very confident in Dr. Jin's knowledge and expertise and know I will be in good hands. I only wish I had come to her sooner and could have avoided so much angst and trauma.

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