Linda W. Martin, M.D., M.P.H. :: Upper Chesapeake Health

Upper Chesapeake Doctor Profiles

Linda W. Martin, M.D., M.P.H.

Doctor / Surgeon Bio

Dr. Linda Martin is a general thoracic surgeon with an interest in thoracic malignancies.

She has recently joined the University of Maryland, Division of Thoracic Surgery as an Assistant Professor.

Originally from San Diego, California, Dr. Martin graduated with honors from the University of California Los Angeles with a degree in Biology followed by the completion of her medical degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine. The first half of her surgical training was completed at the University of Minnesota, followed by a research year at University of California San Francisco Medical Center and completion of general surgical training. Her thoracic training was carried out at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in their Thoracic Surgery specialty track program with provided Dr. Martin with extensive experience in surgery for thoracic malignancies, such as lung cancer, cancer of the esophagus, thymus, pleura, and chest wall. Following the completion of her clinical training in 2004, Dr. Martin spent a year pursuing clinical research with Texas MD Anderson’s thoracic surgery division which resulted in several national meeting presentations and publications. She also obtained a Master’s degree in Public Health from the University of Texas at Houston School of Public Health where she studied health promotion, epidemiology, and biostatistics.

Her research interests focus on clinical outcomes in the treatment of thoracic malignancies, multimodality approaches to lung and esophageal cancer, and smoking cessation interventions in lung cancer patients.

Doctor Information

Linda W. Martin, M.D., M.P.H.
Surgery, General, Thoracic

Other Locations

Univ of MD Surgical Associates

22 South Greene Street

Suite 504

Baltimore MD, 21201

Phone : (410) 328-6366 Fax : (410) 328-0693

Primary Office

Upper Chesapeake Thoracic Surgery

510 Upper Chesapeake Drive

Suite 515

Bel Air, MD 21014

Phone : (443) 643-3233 Fax : (443) 643-3231

Staff Status



Hospital Affiliations

Harford Memorial Hospital

Upper Chesapeake Medical Center


Medical School

University of California School of Medicine @ San Diego, La Jolla CA


General Surgery Internship

University of Minn., Minneapolis MN


General Surgery Residency

University of Minnesota Hospital, Minneapolis MN


General Surgery Residency

University of California @ San Francisco, San Francisco CA


Cardio Thoracic Surgery Residency

University of Texas, Houston TX


Clinical Research Fellowship

University of Texas, Houston TX