Mercy Medical Pulmonologist, Audrey H. Liu, M.D., Named Castle Connolly 2017 "Top Doctor"
July 01, 2017
Mercy Medical Center has announced that pulmonologist Audrey H. Liu, M.D., Director of The Sleep Center at Mercy, has been recognized by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. as a "Top Doctor” for 2017.
The national selection process for Castle Connolly's "Top Doctors" is based on both peer nomination and extensive review by a physician-led research team. Medical training, board certifications, achievements, and other credentials are also measured during the annual selection process.
Dr. Liu is experienced in a full range of pulmonary medicine with special interests in sleep apnea and sleep disorders and bronchoscopy. She is Board Certified in Pulmonary Disease Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Liu is a published author and has presented her research on a national level. She is the recipient of numerous clinical awards including the National Institutes of Health Ruth Kirchstein National Research Scientist Award and the American Thoracic Society Travel Award.
Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. identifies top doctors, both nationally and regionally, based on an extensive nominations process open to all licensed physicians in the United States. The Castle Connolly physician-led research team reviews and screens all nominated physicians before selecting those regarded as the most outstanding healthcare providers to be Top Doctors. Physicians do not and cannot pay to be selected as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor.
Founded in 1874 in Downtown Baltimore by the Sisters of Mercy, Mercy Medical Center is a 183-licensed bed, acute care, university-affiliated teaching hospital. Mercy has been recognized as a high-performing Maryland hospital (U.S. News & World Report); has achieved an overall 5-Star quality, safety, and patient experience rating (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services); is A-rated for Hospital Safety (Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade); and is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center as a Magnet™ hospital. Mercy Health Services is a not-for-profit health system and the parent company of Mercy Medical Center and Mercy Personal Physicians.
Dan Collins, Senior Director of Media Relations