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About Dr. Grant Liu

Dr. Grant Liu, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Liu is affiliated with The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Graduate Hospital. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

49 Ratings with 17 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Grant Liu is Great. Dr. Grant Liu has been rated by 49 patients. From those 49 patients 17 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Grant Liu is 4.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania

3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Specialties

Dr. Grant Liu has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Expertise

    16 Expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Diplopia
  • Epilepsy
  • Facial Nerve Diseases
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Headache Disorders
  • Lazy Eye (Strabismus)
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Inflammation (Myositis)
  • Muscular Dystrophies
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Optic Nerve Diseases
  • Pituitary Diseases
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Primary Headache Disorders

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Reviews

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Excellent physician!

I would recommend Dr. Liu to anyone with eye issues. He is great with children and my son enjoyed his annual visits with him. He promptly submitted reports to my son's primary and regular eye doctor after each visit. The office wait time was long, but well worth the wait for this brilliant doctor!

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Bad experience

Over an hour late. Had not reviewed notes given to him ahead of time and this could not give helpful information on our infant daughter's condition and when we asked about it he was completely unprofessional and dismissive. He actually does not know much at all about neurology and is not the specialist he claims to be. Can do an eye exam but otherwise was very unhelpful and rude and even talked about how he was too busy to answer questions.

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Arrogant and refused to treat me

I booked appointment 11 months ago. Arrived 2 hours early to find Dr. Liu in another clinic. the practice left me a voice mail canceling 50 minutes before my scheduled appointment. He didn't apologize, but told office to reschedule. I won't go back. He was unbelievably arrogant. I had to hang around the building another 4 hours before my driver arrived because the scheduler told me he'd treat me for 4-5 hours. Find another specialist.

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Excellent Doctor in Every Way

I was referred to Dr. Liu by another excellent neurologist attending me for a "second opinion." Dr. Liu diagnosed my problem (ocular myasthenia gravis) the first time he looked at me and then asked me to have 2 tests to confirm it. I did and his diagnosis was confirmed. Being thorough, he also ordered a CAT scan of my thymus to rule in or out a tumor. Results not back yet. He has been extremely pleasant and courteous to me and my wife (who has been in the examining room with me on each visit). He is quick to laugh and makes you feel at ease. He explains exactly what he is doing and finding. This Doc knows his stuff. I really appreciate what he has done for me.

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Great doctor

I have had a ton of appointments with him in the last 8 months. He always have been very friendly and informative. He seems very genuinely care about me. Very personable. He even remember things about my daughters months later. Best thing was I was seen and treated before another doctor was able fit me in.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Liu is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Graduate Hospital
  • University Of Pennsylvania Medical Center
  • University of PA Medical Center/Presbyterian
  • Clinical Practices of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System
  • Abington Memorial Hospital
  • Education

    25 Years Experience

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

    Graduated in 1988

  • Jackson Health System

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Grant Liu accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Select
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry HealthAmerica HMO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
    • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark BCBS
    • Highmark Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon BCBS OMNIA - TIER2
    • Horizon Direct Access
    • Horizon HMO
    • Horizon OMNIA
    • Horizon POS
    • Horizon PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health
    • Oxford Freedom
    • Oxford Liberty
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA

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