Lawrence Liu, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Liver Diseases
Specialties:Liver Medicine, Liver Transplantation
Dr. Liu's areas of clinical interest include living donor liver transplantation, outcomes of liver transplantation, complications of cirrhosis, and chronic hepatitis B infection and the porphyrias.
Dr. Liu earned his B.S. in Biology at the University of the Philippines and an M.D. at the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center. He completed his internship and residency training in Internal Medicine at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and fellowships in gastroenterology and general/transplant hepatology at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center and The Mount Sinai Medical Center, respectively. Prior to his return to Mount Sinai this year as an attending, Dr. Liu had been the Assistant Training Director at both the Department of Medicine and the Division of Gastroenterology at Cebu Doctors' University Hospital (Philippines).
Dr. Liu is fluent in Hokkien, Tagalog, and Cebuano.
MD, University of the East
Internship, Internal Medicine, St. Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, St. Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, St. Lukes Roosevelt Hospital
Fellowship, Hepatology, Mount Sinai Hospital
- Liver Transplantation
- Live Donor Liver Transplantation
- Treatment of Acute and Chronic Liver Disease
Liu LU, Qin L, Knisely AS. A patient with persistent pruritus. Seminars in liver disease 2010 May; 30(2).
Liu L MD, Schiano T MD. Hepatotoxicity of herbal medicines, vitamins and natural hepatotoxins. In: Informa Healthcare USA, Inc; pp733-754.
Liu LU, Schiano TD. Long-term care of the liver transplant recipient. Clinics in liver disease 2007 May; 11(2).
Liu LU, Schiano TD. Hepatitis C immune globulin (human) for the prevention of viral recurrence after liver transplantation. Expert review of clinical immunology 2007 Mar; 3(2).
Liu LU, Schiano TD. Adult Live Donor Liver Transplantation. Clin Liver Dis. 2005 Nov; 9(4): 767-86.
Liu LU, Bodian CA, Gondolesi GE, Schwartz ME, Emre S, Roayaie S, Schiano TD. Marked differences in acute cellular rejection rates between living-donor and deceased-donor liver transplant recipients. Transplantation 2005; 80: 1072-1080.
Liu LU, Haddadin HA, Bodian CA, Sigal SH, Korman JD, Bodenheimer HC Jr, Schiano TD. Outcome analysis of cirrhotic patients undergoing chest tube placement. Chest 2004 Jul; 126(1): 142-8.
Liu LU, Schiano TD, Lau N, O'Rourke M, Min AD, Sigal SH, Drooker M, Bodenheimer HC Jr. Survival and recidivism risk in methadone-dependent patients undergoing liver transplantation. Am J Transplant 2003 Oct; 3(10): 1273-7.
Liu LU, Schiano TD, Min AD, Kim-Schluger L, Schwartz ME, Emre S, Fishbein TM, Bodenheimer HC Jr, Miller CM. Syngeneic living-donor liver transplantation without the use of immunosuppression. Gastroenterology 2002 Oct; 123(4): 1341-5.
Liu LU, Abittan CS, Schiano TD, Jaffe DL, Fishbein TM. Endoscopic diagnosis of bleeding Meckel's diverticulum in a multivisceral transplant recipient. Am J Transplant 2003 Jan; 3(1): 82-4.