Dr. Elizabeth Lien, MD

Dr. Elizabeth Lien, MD

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Infectious Disease Medicine  |  
Female  |  
59 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Elizabeth Lien, MD is an infectious disease specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from Creighton University School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in infectious disease medicine.

Northwest Medical Specialties

1624 S I St Ste 305

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Lien's Experience

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Dr. Lien's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Infectious Disease Medicine
  • Board certified in Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Infectious Disease Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Infectious Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Creighton University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Creighton University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vet Affairs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lien has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lien's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lien to family and friends
3.5
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Lien's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have seen Dr. Lien in the hospital (Good Sam in Puyallup), where I had an infected hematoma in my lung that formed due to a poorly placed chest tube from a previous pneumothorax--I was in the hospital for 10 days and she animatedly helped with my case. I have also seen Dr. Lien outside of the...more
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Very good Doctor! Dr. Lien was the second specialist recommended to help with my medical condition which was first thought to be coming from one of my artificial hips. She was able to narrow the cause and better identify the infection and I'm now on my second series of follow-ups for which she as...more
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Dr. Lien accomplished in 30 seconds what would have taken us 30 days! She is direct yet personable, answered all our questions and really cared about our concerns. She made sure we understood the plan going forward and left us feeling educated and optimistic about the diagnosis.
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Total lack of respect for her patients concerns. Very late and insensitive
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