Dr. Linda Liau, MD

Dr. Linda Liau, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Linda Liau, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. She graduated from Stanford University in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Wasserman Bldg , 300 Stein Plaza 550

Los Angeles, CA 90095

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Liau performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Brain Cancer
very high
more than 94% of peers
Brain Surgery
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

33  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Stanford University
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Ucla Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Ucla Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Ucla Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • PhD - UCLA Neuroscience IDP
    Other Education | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Liau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Liau's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Liau to family and friends
9 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Liau's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Linda Liau has been my neurosurgeon for the past 5 years. Every year since 2012, I went in for an annual MRI and PET scan. It was December 2017, just 2 weeks before Christmas, when I went in for my annual MRI. My primary doctor ordered the DREADED MRI and I obliged. It was January and I...more
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Dr. Liau is in my opinion, the best brain surgeon I've ever even heard of, let alone met. And, out of the many, many Doctors I have known, she is at the top as the best. If a person needs her abilities, that person will be WELL taken care of. Her skills in the O.R (or even consultation mtgs) are...more
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Caring, compassionate and a true life saver!!!!
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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...more
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