Medical School
Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (1999)
UT Health Science Center at San Antonio (2002), Podiatric Medicine & Surgery
Carl Gustav Carus University Hospital (2003), Orthopaedic Trauma
University of Catania Emanuele Hospital (2006), Orthopaedic Trauma

Research Interest

  • Ankle and Foot Trauma
  • Ankle replacements
  • Arthritis and deformities from past injuries
  • Arthroscopic surgery
  • Charcot foot
  • Deformity correction
  • Foot and ankle sports injuries
  • Nonunions and malunions
  • Revisional surgery
  • Total talus replacement for avascular necrosis of the talus


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Simulated radiographic bone and joint modeling from 3D ankle MRI: feasibility and comparison with radiographs and 2D MRI.
Nordeck SM, Koerper CE, Adler A, Malhotra V, Xi Y, Liu GT, Chhabra A Skeletal Radiol. 2017 May 46 5 651-664
Surgical Off-loading of the Diabetic Foot
Steinberg JS, Liu GT , Yung AC Foot and Ankle Quarterly Summer 2005 17(2) 31-35
Digital syndactylization for the treatment of interdigital squamous cell carcinoma in situ (Bowen disease).
Liu GT, Lovell MO, Steinberg JS J Foot Ankle Surg 2004 Nov-Dec 43 6 419-22


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Honors & Awards

  • Leadership Hall of Fame
    Scientific Chair of Annual Scientific Conference of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (2015-2016)
  • Best Doctors in Dallas, D Magazine 2012, 2015, 2016
  • Gerard V.Yu AO North America Teaching Award
    Teaching award for internal fixation principles in trauma and reconstruction (2010)
  • Young Practitioner of the Year Award
    Recognition of Exemplary Contributions to Texas Podiatric Medical Association’s Continuing Medical Education Committee and to the Advancement of Podiatric Medicine in Texas (2009)
  • Outstanding Clinician Award by the Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
  • Recognition of Outstanding Contribution to Podiatric Dermatology by the American Society of Podiatric Dermatology
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons Dr. Howard R. Reinherz Award
    Excellence in Scientific and Medical Writing - First place award (1998)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (2024)
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • Dallas County Podiatric Medical Society
  • Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons.
  • President, UT Southwestern Faculty Senate (2012)
  • Texas Podiatric Medical Association