Dr. Sao Liu, MD

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Dr. Sao Liu, MD
Dr. John Liu is one of Nebraska’s most experienced eye surgeons, having performed thousands of laser surgery and microsurgical. Dr. John Specializes in cataract surgery, iLasik correction, and glaucoma surgery. Dr. John Liu is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Purdue university and served as a major in the United States army while completing his internship and ophthalmology residency. In 1989, he completed his fellowship in glaucoma at the University of Illinois eye center. Dr. John Liu was honorably discharged from the army in 1990. Dr. Liu became board certified in ophthalmology in 1987 and participates in continuing education programs around the country. Today he is one of the few fellowship-trained glaucoma specialists in Private practice in Nebraska. Dr. Liu was raised in the common-wealth of Puerto Rico, and is also fluent in Spanish and Chinese.

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Omaha Eye & Laser Institute11606 Nicholas St Ste 203
Omaha, NE 68154
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Dr. John Liu is one of Nebraska’s most experienced eye surgeons, having performed thousands of laser surgery and microsurgical. Dr. John Specializes in cataract surgery, iLasik correction, and glaucoma surgery. Dr. John Liu is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Purdue university and served as a major in the United States army while completing his internship and ophthalmology residency. In 1989, he completed his fellowship in glaucoma at the University of Illinois eye center. Dr. John Liu was honorably discharged from the army in 1990. Dr. Liu became board certified in ophthalmology in 1987 and participates in continuing education programs around the country. Today he is one of the few fellowship-trained glaucoma specialists in Private practice in Nebraska. Dr. Liu was raised in the common-wealth of Puerto Rico, and is also fluent in Spanish and Chinese.

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  •  Specializes in Ophthalmology
  •  Board certified in Ophthalmology
  •  Malpractice claims in Nebraska not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Ophthalmology

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Cataract
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus

    Graduated in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    Brooke Army Med Center
  • Fellowship Hospital
    University of Illinois eye center

    Completed in 1989

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Eye Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye