Welcome New Physicians

ProHealth Partners proudly welcomes new members to our medical group. Since 1995 we have continued to seek out and add exceptional new physicians and medical practitioners to our group in order to consistently provide an excellent standard of care to our patients.

Previous New Physician:

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
1998-2002

Doctor of Medicine
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas
2002-2006

Internship & Residency
General Surgery
University of California-Davis
Sacramento, CA
June 2006 – June 2012

Professional Experience:

  • Research Assistant:
    University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas
    May 2003 – December 2003
    Worked with research projects dealing with hemorrhagic
    shock and resuscitation in animal models.
  • Research Resident:
    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.
  • General Surgeon:
    DCHS (Daughters of Charity Health System) Foundation
    St. Francis Medical Center, Lynwood, CA
    November 2012 – October 2014

Publications:

  • 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

Presentations:

  • 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.


Hospital Affiliation:
St. Francis Medical Center
3630 E Imperial Hwy
Lynwood, CA 90262


Office Location:
3638 E. Imperial Hwy, Suite 202
Lynwood, CA 90262
Office: (310) 631-5000
Fax: (310) 631-9931


Office Hours:
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Monday thru Friday