Dr. Sharon Kay Muenchow MD Surgeon

Dr. Sharon Muenchow is a surgeon in Pasadena, California. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Children's Hospital Los Angeles and Good Samaritan Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio and has been in practice for 36 years. She is one of 29 doctors at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and one of 15 at Good Samaritan Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: Pediatric

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1972 - 1977

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Surgery, 1978 - 1979

University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio
Class of 1972

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Pediatric Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Successful repair of ectopia cordis using alloplastic materials: 10-year follow-up.
Ley, E.J., Roth, J.J., Kim, K.A., Vincent, W.R., Muenchow, S.K., Wells, W.J., Downey, S.E.

Infant day care and infant-care leaves. A policy vacuum.
Zigler, E., Muenchow, S.

How to influence social policy affecting children and families.
Zigler, E., Muenchow, S.

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Insurances Accepted

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