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Alex Liu, M.D., M.P.H

Dr. Liu is board certified and has trained in the West Coast, New Orleans, New York and in Florida at some of the top medical centers in the country.

Dr. Liu is board certified and has trained in the West Coast, New Orleans, New York and in Florida at some of the top medical centers in the country. After specializing his residency training to surgery of the eye and eyelids, he further trained in two fellowships; one under the mentorship of  a general plastic surgeon, and another under an Oculoplastic & Liposculpture specialist. Dr. Liu was trained by some of the top physicians in the country, giving him an advantage of having a broad education in the fields of facial plastic surgery, minimally-invasive cosmetic surgery, and liposculpture of the body and face.

 

EDUCATION

University of California, San Diego
B.S. Biology June 1998
(Graduated Summa Cum Laude)

Tulane University School of Medicine and Public Health
M.D./M.P.H. (concentration: Health Systems Management) May 2002

 

MEDICAL TRAINING

Internship:

New York Hospital at Queens
July 2002 to June 2003
Transitional Year Intern

Ophthalmology Residency
The New York Eye & Ear Infirmary
July 2003 to June 2006

Oculoplastic Surgery Fellowship
Beraja Medical Institute
July 2006 to March 2007

Oculoplastic Surgery Fellowship
Bassin Center for Plastic Surgery
April 2008 to September 2008

 

BOARD CERTIFICATION

Board Certified American Academy of Ophthalmology June 2008

 

MEDICAL LICENSURE

California, New York, Florida

 

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVELEGES

Little Company of Mary Hospital

 

HONORS & AWARDS

Best South Bay’s Top Cosmetic Surgeon: voted by reader’s of Daily Breeze 2009-2013

Best of LA: Top Cosmetic Surgeon (Torrance): 2009 (as seen on KCAL TV)

University of California, San Diego

Dean’s List 4 years

Regent’s Scholar, 4 years

Tulane University School of Medicine and Public Health

Academic Scholarship for School of Medicine, 4years

Academic Scholarship for School of Public Health (Full)

Assistant Trainer Smart Lipo procedure to international (Japan, Taiwan, England, Turkey, Korea, Egypt) physicians May 2008

 

PROFESSIONAL & SOCIETY MEMBERSHIPS

American Medical Association

New York State Ophthalmic Society

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)

American Association of Ophthalmology

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

California Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

 

PRESENTATIONS

Expert Advisor in Ophthalmology

KCAL, Channel 9 news Oct 15, 2007

Bronx Supreme Court

Served as expert witness in Ophthalmology Nov 2004

 

-Study in Education of Uveitis in United States Ophthalmology Training Programs

Presented at ARVO 2005

-Study in Outcomes of Sarcoid Uveitis Patients at a Tertiary Referral Center

Presented at ARVO 2006

-Integrating Western & Traditional Chinese Medicine

Grand Rounds: Family Practice Department Tulane University School of Medicine 2001

-Intermediate Uveitis

Grand Rounds: New York Eye & Ear Infirmary 2003

-Basal Cell Carcinoma

Grand Rounds: New York Eye & Ear Infirmary 2004

-Steroid Sparing Agents in Immunosuppressive Therapy

Grand Rounds: New York Eye & Ear Infirmary 2005