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Claudia Emami, MD

General Surgeon

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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Claudia Emami is a well-known general surgeon in Beverly Hills, California. She received her medical diploma from Keck School of Medicine of USC. Prior to that, she received training in healthcare management at UCLA. Dr. Emami completed her medical education with a residency in general surgery at the University of Southern California – LAC+USC Medical Center. She is certified by the American Board in surgery and pediatric surgery. This doctor works in multiple hospitals in the area, including: Huntington Memorial Hospital, Summerlin Hospital Medical Center, University Medical Center, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, and Center for Children’s Surgery. Her experience in medical practice is between 11-20 years. She was awarded the honors Best scientific presentation in 2009, Young investigator award in 2010 and Best scientific presentation in 2010. She has published 16 articles in cooperation with other doctors. She is a member of the medical organizations: American Academy of Pediatrics, American College of Surgeons, Association for Academic Surgery and Huntington Geriatric & Family Medical Group. Besides English, she can speak Spanish, French and Farsi.

  • Education & Training


    Keck School of Medicine of USC

    Medical School


    University of Southern California - LAC+USC Medical Center


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Surgery

  • Hospital & Practice

    Huntington Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (626) 397-5000

    100 W California Blvd

    Pasadena, California 91105

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Claudia Emami has contributed to 3 publications.

    A risk-stratified comparison of fascial versus flap closure techniques on the early outcomes of infants with gastroschisis.

    Emami CN, Youssef F, Baird RJ, Laberge JM, Skarsgard ED, Puligandla PS; J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jan.

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    Single-incision laparoscopic resection of ovarian masses in children: a preliminary report.

    Pontarelli EM, Emami C, Nguyen NX, Torres M, Anselmo DM; Pediatr Surg Int. 2013 Jul.

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    Human isolates of Cronobacter sakazakii bind efficiently to intestinal epithelial cells in vitro to induce monolayer permeability and apoptosis.

    Liu Q, Mittal R, Emami CN, Iversen C, Ford HR, Prasadarao NV; J Surg Res. 2012 Aug.

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