Associate Professor/Clinical-UT Health San Antonio
Pediatric Trauma and Burn Director-University Hospital
San Antonio, Texas
Dr. Liao graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with Honors in Economics. She completed medical school and surgical training at UT Health San Antonio in 2011. Dr. Liao is board certified in general surgery and surgical critical care. She joined the Department of Surgery at UT Health San Antonio in 2011. Dr. Liao is the Pediatric Trauma and Burn Director at University Hospital. Under her leadership, University Hospital became the only Level I Pediatric Trauma Center in San Antonio and South Texas caring for seriously injured children. Dr. Liao is also an appointed member of the Texas Governor’s Emergency and Trauma Advisory Council, co-chair of the Pediatric Committee of the American Burn Association, and a reviewer of the Verification Review Committee of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma.