Dr. Cynthia Sue Herrington MD Surgeon

Dr. Cynthia Herrington is a surgeon in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Keck Hospital of USC. She received her medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical University and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Herrington accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 29 doctors at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and one of 31 at Keck Hospital of USC who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

St Luke's Hospital (Cleveland OH)
Residency, General Surgery, 1990–1995

University of Minnesota
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1995–1998

Northeast Ohio Medical University
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 18 years in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 14 years in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified 4 years in Congenital Cardiac Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Outcomes After Lung Transplantation and Practices of Lung Transplant Programs in the United States Regarding Hepatitis C Seropositive Recipients.
Fong, T., Cho, Y.W., Hou, L., Hutchinson, I.V., Barbers, R.G., Herrington, C.S.

The effectiveness of the "open chest" for the unstable patient after bilateral sequential lung transplantation.
D'Cunha, J., Rueth, N.M., Belew, B., Herrington, C.S., Hertz, M.I., Kelly, R.F., Shumway, S.J.

Obstruction of lateral tunnel fontan by an adjustable occluder device.
Biniwale, R.M., Wells, W.J., Herrington, C.S., Starnes, V.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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