Michael Y. Liu, MD


School Education Degree Year
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Medical School Doctor of Medicine 2011
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland Internship/Residency Pediatrics 2014
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Fellowship Pediatric Cardiology 2017

Personal Statement

My goal is to provide the highest quality pediatric cardiology care to your child and family. I believe in a family-centered approach to patient care, and will strive to answer all of your questions while we help your child reach their highest potential. Every family is unique and should feel included in medical decision-making.

Clinical Interests

  • Non-invasive imaging
  • General Pediatric Cardiology
  • Fetal Cardiology

Research Interests

  • Fetal Outcomes
  • Single Ventricle Outcomes
  • Resource Utilization
  • Kawasaki Disease

Selected Publications

Assessment of Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography-Derived Global Deformation Parameters. Liu MY, Tacy T, Chin C, Obayashi D, Punn R. Pediatric Cardiology. 2016, 37(3), 519-527.

The Parasternal Short-Axis View Improves Diagnostic Accuracy for Inferior Sinus Venosus Type of Atrial Septal Defects by Transthoracic Echocardiography. Snarr B, Liu MY, Falkensammer C, Ewing SG, Nadaraj S, Pandian NG, Banerjee A. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 2017, 30 (3), 209-215.

Supine versus Upright Cycle Ergometry in Pediatric Exercise Testing: Disparity in Performance Measures. May L, Punn R, Olson I, Kazmucha J, Liu MY, Chin C. Pediatric Cardiology. 2014, 35(4), 705-710.