Dr. David Ken Wah Lieu MD Pathologist

Dr. David Lieu is a pathologist in Alhambra, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Garfield Medical Center and Monterey Park Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of California, Irvine School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. He is one of 12 doctors at Garfield Medical Center and one of 7 at Monterey Park Hospital who specialize in Pathology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and Chinese (Cantonese).

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pathologist: Cytopathology

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Chinese (Cantonese)

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1980–1983

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Internship, Anatomic and Clinical Pathology, 1979–1980

University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Class of 1979

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Cytopathology, 1993–1994

Stanford University Prog
Post Doctoral Fellowship, Visiting Fellowship in Breast Imaging, 2008–2008

UC Berkeley
Other Training, Chemistry, 1973–1975

UC Berkeley
Other Training, Business, 1997–1999

Certifications & Licensure

Certified 31 years in Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology

College of American Pathologists
Certified 20 years in Cytopathology

American Board of Pathology
Certified 5 years in Breast Ultrasound

American Board of Pathology
Certified 5 years in Certificate of Recognition in US-FNA

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Faculty Member in Award-Winning US-FNA Certificate Program, College of American Pathologists

Regents Scholar, UC Irvine

Kraft Prize for Academic Excellence, UC Berkeley

Publications & Presentations

Principles and Practice of Pathologist-Performed Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration of Head and Neck

Ultrasound-Guided Fine-Needle Aspiration of the Thyroid

Ultrasound Fundamentals

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