Dr. Paula Jo Whiteman MD

Dr. Paula Whiteman is an emergency medicine doctor in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Centinela Hospital Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Medical College of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 26 years. She is one of 33 doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and one of 25 at Centinela Hospital Medical Center who specialize in Emergency Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

General Emergency Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1988–1990

New York University School of Medicine
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 1990–1993

Medical College of Pennsylvania
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified 19 years in Emergency Medicine

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified 17 years in Pediatric Emergency Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Publications & Presentations

Racial variations in the incidence of severe alcohol withdrawal.
Chan, G.M., Hoffman, R.S., Gold, J.A., Whiteman, P.J., Goldfrank, L.R., Nelson, L.S.

Tension pyopneumothorax in a child: a case report.
Whiteman, P.J., Wilson, M.T., Barcay, D., Ting, P.P., Chen, S.C.

Bilateral temporomandibular joint dislocation in a 10-month-old infant after vomiting.
Whiteman, P. J., Pradel, E. C.

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