Dr. Leon Liem, MD

Dr. Leon Liem, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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Dr. Leon Liem, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1380 Lusitana St Ste 1012

Honolulu, HI 96813

Contact Information

(808) 546-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Liem's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Chiari's Deformity
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Liem treats Chiari's Deformity more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Liem treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Liem treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 65% of his peers

Dr. Liem treats this condition more than 65% of his peers

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Liem treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Liem treats this condition more than 51% of his peers

Dr. Liem's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Ear Disorders
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Epilepsy Surgery
Excessive Sweating
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Parkinson's Disease
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Seizure Disorders
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Leon Liem, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Honolulu, HI and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1996
University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
Residency Hospital
1991
University of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
Internship Hospital
1990
Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
Medical School
1996
1991
1990

Languages

  • Dutch
  • English

Awards

Dr. Liem's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Liem

4.0

Based on 13 reviews

5 Stars
69.23076923076923%
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4 Stars
7.6923076923076925%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
23.076923076923077%
(3)

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The first time I saw Dr Liem, I was basically a quadrupled, suffering some of the worst pain in my life. Fast forward a few months after useless pt and epidural shots, Dr Liem performed a short procedure on my back which left me walking out of the recovery room and with no leg pain. I have the...Read More
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I cannot say enough positive things about Dr. Leon Liem and his staff. I am 6 weeks post lumber fusion/decompression (L4-L5) surgery and he did an incredible job. In fact, he did what HE said he didn’t think he could do at our pre-surgical consultation. He did and I am naturally sore, but...Read More
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He & His teams helped me stabalize some pain issues in my spine & legs. He & His teams implanted a neuromodulation (SCS) system in my spine to manage pain. Through it all it was an Honorable experence.He & His teams were ALLWAYS:patient,polite and vary informative. Respectfully; Adam
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