Dr. Claudia Mueller, MD

Dr. Claudia Mueller, MD

General Surgery | Female | 45 years old

Lucile Packard Children's GNS
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Dr. Mueller specializes in General Surgery and practices in Palo Alto, CA. She practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      4.2 based on 5 responses
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      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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      • How well provider listens and answers questions
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery

      Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery
      • Pediatric Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abscess
      • Adrenal Gland Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anorectal Abscess
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Biliary Atresia
      • Cancer
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Empyema
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Esophageal Fistula
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Hidradenitis
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Atresia
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
      • Pleural Effusion
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Colectomy
      • Decortication and Pleurectomy
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Esophageal Surgery
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Head and Neck Surgery
      • Heart Surgery
      • Hernia Repair
      • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Lung Surgery
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
      • Thyroidectomy
      • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
      • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
      • Wound Repair

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 0
        Sanctions

        No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        New York Hospital
      • Residency Hospital
        New York University School
      • Fellowship Hospital
        University Of Montreal

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Mueller's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      Under 10 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Mueller

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients