Yao Liu, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences

 

2870 University Ave, Suite 206
Madison, WI 53705 

608-263-1481

yliu@ophth.wisc.edu
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Education
AB 2004, Chemistry, Harvard College, Cambridge, MA

MD 2008, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA

 

Research Interests
As a clinical glaucoma specialist, Dr. Liu is interested in leveraging new technology to enhance understanding and management of glaucoma through imaging (i.e., swept-source OCT), inter-disciplinary telemedicine collaborations, and clinical trials of new medications and surgical devices.

 

Publications
Publications in Peer Reviewed Journals:

Liu Y, Loomis S, Parikh R, Kloek CE, Kim LA, Hitchmoth D, Song BJ, Pasquale LR. Diabetic retinopathy assessment among readers with various backgrounds in an urban teleretinal imaging program. Paper in preparation, for submission to Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare.

Liu Y, Baniasadi N, Chen TC. The effect of partial posterior vitreous detachment on spectral-domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) retinal nerve fiber layer thickness measurement. Paper in preparation, for submission to Ophthalmology.

Liu Y, Rhee DJ. Clinical challenge: bilateral acute angle-closure glaucoma. JAMA Ophthalmology. 2013;Sep;131(9):1231-1232.

Gracia-Sancho J, Villarreal G Jr, Zhang Y, Yu JX, Liu Y, Tullius SG, García-Cardeña G. Flow cessation triggers endothelial dysfunction during organ cold storage conditions: strategies for pharmacologic intervention. Transplantation. 2010;Jul 27;90(2):142-9

Liu Y, Dinkin MJ, Loewenstein JI, Rizzo JF III, Cestari DM. Multifocal electroretinogram abnormalities in ethambutol toxicity. J Neuro-ophthalmol. 2008;Dec;28(4):278-82

Hansen RM, Eklund SE, Benador IY, Mocko JA, Akula JD, Liu Y, Martinez-Perez ME, Fulton AB. Retinal degeneration in children: dark adapted visual threshold and arteriolar diameter. Vision Res. 2008;Feb;48(3):325-31.

Publications in Non-Peer Reviewed Journals:

Liu Y, Takusagawa HL, Chen TC, Pasquale LR. Fuchs heterochromic iridocyclitis and the rubella virus. Int Oph Clin. 2011;Fall;51(4):1-12.

Takusagawa HL, Liu Y, Wiggs JL. Infectious theories of Posner-Schlossman. Int Oph Clin. 2011;Fall;51(4):105-15.

Peer Reviewed Abstracts:

Liu Y, Loomis S, Parikh R, Kloek CE, Kim LA, Hitchmoth D, Song BJ, Pasquale LR. Diabetic retinopathy assessment among readers with various backgrounds in an urban teleretinal imaging program. Poster Presentation at the 2014 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL. May 2014.

Liu Y, Brandt JD. Data-mining in a health system electronic medical record (EMR). Poster presentation at the 2013 American Glaucoma Society (AGS) Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA, March 2013.

Liu Y, Zhu DC, Lane AM, Kanoff JM, Chaudhry S, Shah AS. Assessment of injury-related knowledge and education in patients following open-globe injury. Poster presentation at the 2012 ARVO Annual Meeting. Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 2012.

Liu Y, de Boer JF, Chen TC. The effect of partial posterior vitreous detachment on spectral-domain OCT retinal nerve fiber layer thickness measurement. Poster presentation at the 2011 ARVO Annual Meeting. Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 2011.

Liu Y, Hazin R, Chan KW, Kloek CE, Vavvas D, Miller JW, Xerras DC, Pasquale LR. The impact of a diabetes teleretinal imaging program in a predominantly Hispanic, urban patient population. Poster presentation at the 2010 ARVO Annual Meeting. Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 2010.

Liu Y, Dinkin MJ, Loewenstein JI, Rizzo JF III, Cestari DM. Ethambutol-induced retinopathy mimicking a chiasmal syndrome. Poster presentation at the 2008 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society (NANOS)