Dr. Charles F Simmons MD Neonatologist

Dr. Charles Simmons is a neonatologist in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 34 years. Dr. Simmons accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Hospital Affiliation

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Children's Hospital, Boston
Residency, Pediatrics, 1980–1983

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1983–1986

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Vitamin d and the regulation of placental inflammation.
Liu, N.Q., Kaplan, A.T., Lagishetty, V., Ouyang, Y.B., Ouyang, Y., Simmons, C.F., Equils, O., Hewison, M.

Novel Pathway of Adipogenesis through Cross-Talk between Adipose Tissue Macrophages, Adipose Stem Cells and Adipocytes: Evidence of Cell Plasticity.
Chazenbalk, G., Bertolotto, C., Heneidi, S., Jumabay, M., Trivax, B., Aronowitz, J., Yoshimura, K., Simmons, C.F., Dumesic, D.A., Azziz, R.

Decreased neonatal jaundice readmission rate after implementing hyperbilirubinemia guidelines and universal screening for bilirubin.
Alkalay, A.L., Bresee, C.J., Simmons, C.F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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