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Chin-Lin Ching, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Administrative: (585) 341-6776

Office: (585) 341-0888

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentNot Accepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Settings

Geriatrics & Aging, Medicine, Palliative Care


Professional Background

Dr. Ching received her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Rochester. She remained at UofR for her Internal Medicine Residency. After completion of Residency, she was a Hospitalist at Finger Lakes Health for 2 years, then returned to work as a Hospitalist at Highland Hospital. She became Board Certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine in 2012, and currently practices Palliative Care full time on the Inpatient Palliative Care service. She became the Medical Director for the Palliative Care Consultation Service at Highland Hospital in July 2018.



  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine


MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2006 - 06/30/2008
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center

07/01/2005 - 06/30/2006
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center


Rochester Business Journal 2020 Healthcare Heroes Award in the Physician Category
Sponsor: Rochester Business Journal
Location: Rochester, NY

Faculty Scholar Award in Geriatric Medicine
Sponsor: Donald W. Reynolds Foundation