Jay J. Liao, MD

Jay J. Liao, MD
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Jay J. Liao, MD

  • Physician, Fred Hutch
  • Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Washington School of Medicine

Radiation Oncology

“I enjoy establishing strong relationships with my patients, providing individualized and compassionate care, and educating patients about their disease process and treatment. I am committed to a multidisciplinary approach in the management of cancers as well as providing state-of-the-art care.”

— Dr. Liao

Provider Background

Area of Clinical Practice
Head and neck cancers, genitourinary cancers, skin cancers

Diseases Treated



Education, Experience and Certifications

Undergraduate Degree
Duke University

Medical Degree
University of Michigan Medical School

Georgetown University

Board Certification
Radiation Oncology, 2008, American Board of Radiology

Internship: Northwestern University


Seattle Met's 2023 Top Doctors award
Dr. Liao has received this peer-nominated award for exceptional patient care for multiple years.

Seattle Magazine's 2019 Top Doctors award
Dr. Liao has been recognized as a Top Doctor in Seattle magazine's annual survey multiple years in a row.

Clinical Trials

We make promising new treatments available to you through studies called clinical trials led by Fred Hutch physicians. Many of these trials at Fred Hutch have led to FDA-approved treatments and have improved standards of care globally. Together, you and your physician can decide if a study is right for you. 

Find a Clinical Trial Led by Dr. Liao


Many of our Fred Hutch physicians conduct ongoing research to improve standards of patient care. Their work is evaluated by other physicians and selected for publication to the United States National Library of Medicine, the largest medical library in the world. See scientific papers this Fred Hutch physician has written. 

View Dr. Liao's Publications

Your Care Team

At Fred Hutch, you receive care from a team of providers with extensive experience in your disease. Your team includes physicians, a patient care coordinator, a registered nurse, an advanced practice provider and others, based on your needs. You also have access to experts like registered dietitians, social workers, acupuncturists, psychiatrists and more who specialize in supporting people with cancer or blood disorders. 


Fred Hutch accepts most national private health insurance plans as well as Medicare. We also accept Medicaid for people from Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho. We are working to ensure that everyone, no matter what their financial situation, has access to the care they need.

For the Media

The Media Relations team at Fred Hutch is available to assist members of the news media who would like to arrange interviews with providers.

Email media@fredhutch.org or call 206.667.2210