Brian C. Liem M.D., F.A.A.P.M.R. Accepting new patients

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Musculoskeletal, Rehabilitation medicine, Sports medicine




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.

Personal Interests

Dr. Liem spends his free time eclectically, partaking in street food, Texas BBQ, traveling, home improvement, automotive repair, running and biking.
Sports Medicine Center at Husky Stadium

Sports Medicine Center at Husky Stadium

3800 Montlake Blvd. NE Seattle, WA 98195


Elbow care, Foot and ankle care, Hip care, Interventional spine procedures

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


Board Certifications
  • Sports Medicine, 2013, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2013, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehab