Dr. Sao Liu, MD

Dr. Sao Liu, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Save
Dr. Sao Liu, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus in 1989 and specializes in ophthalmology, cataract surgery, and more.Read his story

11606 Nicholas St Ste 203

Omaha, NE 68154

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 15 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Liu

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Cataract Removal Surgery
very high
more than 97% of peers
Glaucoma Surgery
very high
more than 95% of peers
Glaucoma
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Liu's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Liu's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Liu "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."

Less

Read Less

3  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Cornea & Refractive Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
  • Astigmatism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cataract
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Choroidal Neovascular Membranes (CNVM)
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Eye Cancer
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Farsightedness
  • Floaters
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Hyphema
  • Keratitis
  • Keratoconus
  • Mechanical Strabismus
  • Migraine
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Hemorrhage
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Trichiasis
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

Less

Read Less

14  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Cornea Transplant
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Foreign Body Removal from Eye
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Cataract Surgery
  • LASIK
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Nebraska.

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

  • University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Brooke Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois Eye Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Liu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Liu does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Liu and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Liu's Reviews

Help millions of people find the right doctor. Share your experience today!
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Liu to family and friends
Are you Dr. Liu?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!