Dr. Cheryl Shanmugam, MD

Dr. Cheryl Shanmugam, MD

Pediatrics •  Female • Age 58

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Cheryl Shanmugam, MD is a Pediatrics Specialist in Poway, CA. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido and Palomar Medical Center Poway. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shanmugam to book an appointment.


Locations

Arch Health Medical Group

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(442) 274-0568
Pomerado Outpatient Pavilion15611 Pomerado Rd Poway, CA 92064
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      Silver 70 EPO AI-AN (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
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      Silver 73 EPO (Pathway X - EPO/ Individual via Exchange)-CA
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      Background Check

      No malpractice claims found for California
      No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
      No board actions found for the years we collect data
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      Dr. Shanmugam's conditions and procedures:

      • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Allergies
      • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
      • Asthma in Children
      • Diabetes Counseling
      • Diabetes Screening
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Gonorrhea Screening
      • Headache
      • Hearing Screening
      • Hepatitis Screening
      • Hives
      • Infections
      • Injuries
      • Liver Function Test
      • Newborn Metabolic Screening
      • Obesity
      • Pediatric Diseases
      • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
      • Pregnancy Test
      • Pulmonary Function Test
      • Rapid Flu Test
      • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
      • Thyroid Screening
      • Wellness Examination

      About Me

      Biography

      Dr. Shanmugam received her medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine, graduating with honors. She completed her residency at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri. After working in a private pediatric practice for f...Read more

      Specialties

      • Pediatrics
      • Pediatric Medicine

      Education

      1996
      Chldrn's Mercy Hosp
      Residency Hospital
      1994
      Chldrn's Mercy Hosp
      Internship Hospital

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      Palomar Medical Center Downtown Escondido

      Escondido, CA
      • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)

      Palomar Medical Center Poway

      Poway, CA

      69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

      Palomar Medical Center Escondido

      Escondido, CA

      76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

      • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019)