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Patient Reviews

4.0
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(12)
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Linda Liau, Professor & Vice Chair is Good. Dr. Liau has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
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Promptness 4.0
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Courteous Staff 4.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
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Bedside Manner 3.3
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Spends Time with Me 3.3
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Follows Up After Visit 3.3
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Linda Liau, MD, PHD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • She has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Cancer (CNS Neoplasm)
  • Gene Therapy
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Immunotherapy
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Skin Cancer (Experimental Melanoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Liau graduated from Stanford University. She has 6 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Cancer (Brain Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Westwood
Neurological Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Liau has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • UCLA Medical Center 
  • Santa Monica - UCLA Medical Center 

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Linda M Liau MD and PHD is a female Neurosurgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Linda M. Liau practice?
Dr. Linda Liau has 1 office location.
Dr. Linda Liau practices Neurological Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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