Dr. Carson David Liu MD Surgeon
Dr. Carson Liu is a surgeon in Santa Monica, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 76 doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and one of 32 at Fountain Valley Regional Hospital and Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Surgeon: General Surgery, Bariatric
Clinical Interests: Minimally invasive surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery
Education & Medical Training
UCLA Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1998
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Class of 1991
University Of California, Los Angeles
Other Training, General Surgery, 1991–1998
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Surgery
Certified 15 years in Surgery
CA State Medical License
Active through 2014
Awards, Honors & Recognition
American College of Surgeons
Publications & Presentations
Infrared laser activation of indocyanine green inhibits growth in human pancreatic cancer.
Tseng, W.W., Saxton, R.E., Deganutti, A., Liu, C.D.
Characterizing the performance and outcomes of obesity surgery in California.
Liu, J.H., Zingmond, D., Etzioni, D.A., O'Connell, J.B., Maggard, M.A., Livingston, E.H., Liu, C.D., Ko, C.Y.
Assessment of routine elimination of postoperative nasogastric decompression after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass.
Huerta, S., Arteaga, J.R., Sawicki, M.P., Liu, C.D., Livingston, E.H.
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1301 20th St
Santa Monica, CA 90404
Phone: (310) 208-0474
Fax: (310) 208-0374