Shannon Liang, M.D.

Shannon N. Liang, M.D.


Pediatric Neurology




  • Assistant Clinical Professor


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UC Davis Midtown Ambulatory Care Center

3160 Folsom Blvd, Suite 2100
Sacramento, CA 95816
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Fax: 916-703-5078
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Shannon Liang is a general pediatric neurologist, offering care for children with various neurologic conditions, such as epilepsy (seizures), headache, developmental delay, and neuromuscular disorders. She has special interests in neonatal neurology, medical education, and health care economics.


Pediatric Neurology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington DC 2011

M.S., Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University, Washington DC 2007

B.A., UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 2005

Internship: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO 2011-2013


Adult Neurology, Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis MO 2013-2014

Pediatric Neurology, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis MO 2014-2016

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Child Neurology,

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology

Child Neurology Society

Honors and Awards

Rothman Award for Outstanding Teaching by a Pediatric Neurology Resident - Washington University, 2015

Neurology Student Education Teaching Honor Roll - Washington University 2014, 2015

Chief Resident Award - St. Louis Children's Hospital, 2012

Select Recent Publications

"Dihydroergotamine Treatment for Status Migrainosus in Children—Efficacy and Tolerability." Abstract presented at the Child Neurology Society and American Academy of Neurology Meetings. 2015.

Kitcharoensakkul M, Schulz CG, Kassel R, Khanna G, Liang S, Ngwube A, Baszis KW, Hunstad DA, White AJ. Scurvy revealed by difficulty walking: three cases in young children. J Clin Rheumatol. 2014 Jun;20(4):224-8.