Dr. Steven Liu earned his DMD from University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Liu pursued two post-doctoral certificates in Periodontics (healthy gums), Prosthetics (tooth replacement) and Fixed Prosthodontics, as well as Implant Surgical and Prosthetic training. Dr. Liu was an assistant professor/clinical educator of Restorative Dentistry in the department of Preventive and Restorative Sciences and the director of the Implant Dentistry Course at University of Pennsylvania. Now, he is the Course Director of Aesthetic Restoration and Implant Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania.
He is the recipient of the 2001, 2002 and 2004 Joseph L. T. Appleton Award for excellence in clinical instruction and an “American Top Dentist” for 2005, 2006 and 2007, 2009. His papers have been published in Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry, The International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry, Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry, Quintessence International. He is now considered a frequently requested speaker on the local and international scene.
Dr. Liu’s clinical research activities focus on periodontal prosthesis concepts and implant dentistry, including aesthetic and anatomy concerns for implant surgery and prosthesis. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, American Academy of Periodontology and the Academy of Osseointegration.