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Internist, Cardiologist (heart)
26 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Liao is Below Average. Dr. Liao has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 1.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.0
Promptness 1.0
Courteous Staff 1.0
Accurate Diagnosis 1.0
Bedside Manner 1.0
Spends Time with Me 1.0
Follows Up After Visit 1.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Liao, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 14 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Arteriosclerosis (Arterial Disease)
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Stroke
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Liao graduated from University of California at San Francisco. He has 5 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)


Dr. Liao has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • The University of Chicago Medicine 
  • Winchester Hospital 


  • German
  • Chinese
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Kuang-Jan Liao MD is a male Internist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease.
Where does Dr. James K. Liao practice?
Dr. James Liao has 5 office locations.
Dr. James Liao practices Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Disease near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Cambridge, MA and Boston, MA.
See Chicago Internists and Chicago Cardiologists.