Monica Liu, MD

  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Monica Liu, MD


Monica Liu, MD, is a UW Health pulmonologist and critical care doctor and instructor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. She cares for patients with a wide range of lung conditions in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

As a pulmonologist, Dr. Liu provides a range of preventive services, general care and advanced treatments for patients with lung and breathing issues. She specializes in helping patients manage acute and chronic lung problems, including common diagnoses like shortness of breath, asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). In her role as a critical care doctor, she treats patients with severe conditions like respiratory failure and shock.

Whether treating an asthma flare-up or helping someone find comfort in end-of-life care, Dr. Liu extends compassionate support to her patients. She enjoys partnering with patients to help them take control of their health and achieve their goals.

A passionate researcher, Dr. Liu generates lung organoids to model lung disease and study disease progression in a less invasive way.

Outside of work, Dr. Liu enjoys birding (bird watching).

It’s a privilege to be a part of someone’s health journey.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation

Education & credentials

Medical School
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA