Lillian Liao, M.D., M.P.H.
Pediatric Trauma Medical Director
University Hospital Pediatric Trauma and Burn Director
Dr. Liao studied Economics and graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Austin where she was a member of the Dean’s Scholars Program. She completed a Masters of Public Health Degree
focusing on Health Economics. Dr. Liao graduated from the Long School of Medicine UT Health San Antonio in 2004 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 onlyLevel I Pediatric Trauma Center in San Antonio and South Texas caring
for seriously injured children. Clinically, Dr. Liao is interested in the care of the unique populations of injured patients: children, women, and the elderly.