Spine Surgeon in San Antonio, TX
Innovative Spine and Orthopedic Clinic
“In my 15 years of practice as an orthopedic and spine surgeon I have learned that the best care is not only to deliver state-of-the-art surgical solutions but also to listen to my patients, respect their participation, and help them decide on the best course of action for their health goals.”
Dr. Hongbo Liu is an orthopedic surgeon with fellowship training in both spinal disorders and pediatric orthopedics. He completed his fellowship training at world-renowned Mayo Clinic and the prestigious Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC). Dr. Hongbo Liu’s clinical interests include degenerative spine disorders, minimally invasive spine surgeries, pediatric spinal deformity, osteoporosis-related vertebral compression fracture, and spinal trauma.
Dr. Liu received multiple awards during his academic training. He was granted the Japan-China Sasakawa Medical Fellowship and worked as a research fellow at Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine in Osaka, Japan. He received the 5th Annual International Pediatric Orthopedic Symposium Scholarship. He was recognized as an AO Spine North America fellow from 2010-2011. He also received a research grant from the Scoliosis Research Society related to regional and national trends in the surgical treatment of spondylolysis and spondyolisthesis in the pediatric patient. Dr. Liu has published articles in multiple orthopedic and spine peer-reviewed journals and a text book chapter on spine surgery techniques. He has presented his research at national and international spine and orthopedic meetings.
Dr. Liu’s clinical and academic training experiences have cultivated a healthy drive towards the pursuit of knowledge, attention to detail, critical thinking, and evidence-based practice. Dr. Liu treats patients not only by surgical methods but from a holistic approach. Dr. Liu believes in quality and excellence and provides individualized care to each of his patients.
In his spare time, Dr. Liu likes to watch basketball games and enjoys spending time with his family. He also loves reading, traveling and exploring new cultures.
Patient ReviewsPatient Testimonial 2017-06-01
Very good doctorPatient Testimonial 2017-05-31
WonderfulPatient Testimonial 2017-05-30
So far so good!Patient Testimonial 2017-05-30
I received a thorough evaluation and was explained in detail why I'm having my reoccurring pain.Patient Testimonial 2017-03-21
GoodPatient Testimonial 2017-03-20
Dr. Liu is wonderful!Patient Testimonial 2017-03-13
Great jobPatient Testimonial 2017-03-06
GreatPatient Testimonial 2017-02-28
Good staffPatient Testimonial 2017-02-27
Like you muchPatient Testimonial 2017-02-27
Very thoroughPatient Testimonial 2017-02-27
Outstanding staff, they are very professional. Outstanding facility.Patient Testimonial 2017-02-27
It was a long wait between seeing 5he nurse and seeing the doctor. But he seemed thorough.Patient Testimonial 2017-02-21
Very nicePatient Testimonial 2017-02-08
All went wellPatient Testimonial 2017-01-24
He was very helpful and worked in a very friendly professional manner thank youPatient Testimonial 2017-01-23
Verdi was very helpful and great,Patient Testimonial 2017-01-23
Great staffPatient Testimonial 2017-01-19
Front staff was friendlyPatient Testimonial 2017-01-10
Great staffPatient Testimonial 2017-01-09
Very nice staffPatient Testimonial 2017-01-03
Am so thankful that you were able to see me on such short notice. The Dr and staff are so excellent and personable!!Patient Testimonial 2016-12-22
Verdi is Nice, good staff!Patient Testimonial 2016-12-22
Great visit! Fantastic staff!Patient Testimonial 2016-12-20
Verdi was very nice.