Dr. Linda M. Liau, MD

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Dr. Linda M. Liau, MD

Neurosurgery | Female

UCLA Neurosurgery Outpatient Wasserman Bldg , 300 Stein Plaza 550, Los Angeles, CA 90095 Get Directions

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Dr. Liau specializes in Neurosurgery and practices in Los Angeles, CA. She practices at 1 location.

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DR. LIAU HAS ALWAYS BEEN OPEN,HONEST, POSITIVE IN ALL MY HUSBAND AND OUR FAMILY'S DEALINGS WITH HER. SHE CLEARLY ADDRESSES QUESTIONS AND IS INCLUSIVE OF PATIENT AND FAMILY IN WISHES AND SUPPORT. I HAVE WORKED IN MEDICAL SETTING FOR 25 YEARS & HAVE NEVER MET A FINER SURGEON OR DOCTOR IN ALL MY EXPERIENCE THAN DR. LIAU . HER MIRACULOUS SURGERY COMBINED WITH HER IMPRESSIVE NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED TRIAL ,HAS PROVIDED ADDITIONAL YEARS OF LIFE FOR MY HUSBAND.. SHE ALLOWS PLENTY OF TIME FOR EACH PATIEN
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DR. LIAU HAS ALWAYS BEEN OPEN,HONEST, POSTIIVE AND INCLUSIVE OF PATIENT AND FAMILY WISHES. I WORK IN A NOTEWORTHY MEDICAL SETTING& i HAVE NEVER MET A FINER SURGEON OR DOCTOR IN ALL MY EXPERENCE THAN DR. LIAU . HER MIRACULOUS SURGERY COMBINED WITH HER IMPRESSIVE TRIAL,HAS PROVIDED ADDITIONAL YEARS OF LIFE FOR MY HUSBAND.. NATIONAL EXPERT!! ALLOWS PLENTY OF TIME FOR EACH PATIENT IN EXAM ROOM, HOSPITAL, ETC. COMPASSION AND CARING ARE QUALTIES THAT MATCH HER SKILL AND KNOWLEDGE.SHE IS A CHAMPION !
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

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  • Neurosurgery

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Stereotaxis

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for California.

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    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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

Education

  • Medical School
    Stanford University

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    UCLA Med Center

    Completed in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    UCLA Med Center

    Completed in 1998

  • Fellowship Hospital
    UCLA Med Center

    Completed in 1999

  • Undergraduate School
    Brown University / Alpert Medical School

    Graduated in 1987

  • Other Education
    Phd-Ucla Neuroscience Idp

    Completed in 1999

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurosurgery
  • Board certified in Neurosurgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Liau's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Liau

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients