Dr. Michael Muhonen, MD

Dr. Michael Muhonen, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Michael Muhonen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Oral Roberts University, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1010 W La Veta Ave Ste 710

Orange, CA 92868

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare

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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. Muhonen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muhonen treats Hydrocephalus more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Muhonen treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muhonen treats Brain Disorders more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Muhonen treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Chiari's Deformity
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Muhonen treats Chiari's Deformity more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Muhonen treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari Malformation Type 3
  • Chiari Malformation Type 4
  • Chiari Malformation, Adult
  • Chiari Malformation, Pediatric

About Me

Biography

Dr. Michael Muhonen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Oral Roberts University, School Of Medicine in 1987 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1993
    University Iowa Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1993
  • 1988
    University Iowa Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    Oral Roberts University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1987

Languages

  • Chinese
  • German
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Awards

Dr. Muhonen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Muhonen

4.5

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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(3)

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Referred to him by our CHOC neurologist. He recommended an MRI, CT SCAN, and a spinal tap for our 4 year old son having headaches. MRI and CT negative so we went to CHLA for a second opinion before committing to the spinal tap. Chla surgeon diagnosed an infected tonsil, went on antibiotics, cured....Read More
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Dr. M is absolutely the best of the best! He is on time, efficient, and very caring. He takes all the time you need to explain things throughly and is confident when giving his opinions regarding the care being suggested. He also is great about responding when his patients have medical...Read More
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Dr Muhonen is knowledgeable and compassionate, he doesn't have the typical ego associated with his level of expertise. He does a great job of explaining complicated ideas and making them understandable.
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Aetna
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Basic HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Priority Select HMO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Molina Healthcare