Dr Liam Tjia

Dr Liam Tjia

Consultant Paediatrician

MBBS FRACP PhD

Dr Liam Tjia is a general paediatrician, with extensive experience in all areas of

outpatient paediatric practice, including developmental paediatrics. He completed his

specialist training at Monash Children’s Hospital, in 2005.

His approach is engaging and not rushed. He endeavours to genuinely collaborate

with other clinicians involved in a child and family’s care.

Liam was conferred a PhD in 2015, in the forensic / medicolegal field. He has

previously worked in the busy paediatric emergency departments of Monash

Children’s Hospital, and the Mater Children’s Hospital in Brisbane.

He holds admitting rights to the acute paediatric ward at Epworth Richmond Hospital.

He began consulting regularly in Shepparton, after realising how underserved the

families in the region are for paediatric services.

In 2017, along with a colleage who shares his passion for exceptional care, Liam

founded the professional association ‘Developmental Clinicians Victoria’. In 2018 he

started a blog, accessible at https://sharedintent.blogspot.com/

Liam is lucky to have three young daughters, who with his