Brian Liem, M.D., F.A.A.P.M.R., is a board certified physician at the Sports Medicine Center at Husky Stadium and a UW assistant professor of Rehabilitation Medicine and Sports & Spine Medicine.
To foster active, functional patients, Dr. Liem educates them about their injuries and works with them to develop sound treatment plans.
Dr. Liem earned his M.D. from New York University School of Medicine. He is board certified in both Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine. His clinical interests include non-operative treatment of injuries, bursitis, tendinitis, rotator cuff impingement, knee pain, ankle sprain, tennis elbow, labral tear, sciatica, radiculopathy, herniated disc, platelet rich plasma, joint and bursa steroid injections, viscosupplementation and lumbar epidural steroids. His research interests include musculoskeletal ultrasound, regenerative medicine and tendinopathy.
Dr. Liem spends his free time eclectically, partaking in street food, Texas BBQ, traveling, home improvement, automotive repair, running and biking.
Education and Training
UW - Dept. of Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Fellowship, 2013, Sports Medicine
McGaw Medical Center/Northwestern University/Rehab Institute of Chicago
Residency, 2012, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Internship, 2009, Internal Medicine
New York University SOM-Ofc. of Registration & Students Records
Medical education, 2008
Sports Medicine, 2013, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2013, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab