Mona M. Shah, M.D.
Board Certified in General Surgery
"As medicine changes, the core of it remains the relationship between a physician and his/her patient. I work hard to develop and maintain the trust and faith patients place in
me to treat them."
Medical Licensure and Board Certification:
California Medical License: Since August 2007
American Board of Surgery: Board Certified January 2013
Education and Training:
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering
Texas A & M University
College Station, Texas
Doctor of Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch
Internship & Residency
University of California-Davis
June 2006 – June 2012
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
May 2003 – December 2003
Worked with research projects dealing with hemorrhagic
shock and resuscitation in animal models.
University of California-Davis, Sacramento, CA
June 2009 – June 2010
Worked with clinical research projects in the trauma
department regarding anterior abdominal stab wounds and
ongoing microchimerism projects.
DCHS (Daughters of Charity Health System) Foundation
St. Francis Medical Center, Lynwood, CA
November 2012 – October 2014
- Kargozaran, H.MD, Mona Shah, MD, et Al. Concordance of Peritumoral Technetium 99M Colloid and Subareolar Blue Dye Infection in Breast Cancer Lymph Node Biopsy,
Journal of Surgical Research 143, 126-129
- Shah, Mona. Laparoscopic Evidence of Parietal Peritoneal Penetration Warrants Laparotomy In Patients With Anterior Abdominal Stab Wounds
Presented at the American Association for the Surgery and Trauma 69th Annual Meeting 2010
- Shah, Mona. Hand-Assisted Laporoscopic Pelvic Nerve Sparing Resection of Rectal Cancer: Preoperative Chemoradiation Influences Conversion Rate.
Presented at Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons 2009
- Shah, Mona. Continuously Measuring Blood Pressure Using Wave Transit Time During Hemorrhagic Shock and Resuscitation.
Presented at Medical Student Summer Research Forum UTMB 2003
Hobbies and Interests:
When not working, Dr. Mona Shah enjoys riding a bike, hiking, reading and listening to music.
St. Francis Medical Center
3630 E Imperial Hwy
Lynwood, CA 90262
3638 E. Imperial Hwy, Suite 202
Lynwood, CA 90262
Office: (310) 631-5000
Fax: (310) 631-9931
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday thru Friday