Daniel Shouhed, M.D.

Daniel Shouhed, M.D.

Dr. Daniel Shouhed is a general surgeon who is currently affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital. He earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, in 2008 and completed his residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in 2014. The physician specializes in robotic bariatric, gastrointestinal, and general surgery. A leader in his field for more than a decade, Dr. Daniel Shouhed is a true expert in performing minimally invasive procedures, which rely on cutting-edge technologies to reduce the postoperative risks of patients and accelerate their recovery time. His compassion, along with his detailed approach and continuous determination, has resulted in the best outcomes for his patients after each procedure and surgery. Many of Dr. Daniel Shouhed's patients come to him for corrective surgery or complex procedures that are too challenging for others to undertake. His vast experience in taking care of complicated cases helped him provide a perfect outcome the first time around.

In addition to his technical expertise, Dr. Daniel Shouhed advocates for patient education, which he believes is one of the most important parts of each patient visit. He dedicates much of his time to explaining each patient's condition and treatment options. This personalized approach resulted in many patients identifying the surgeon as a close friend and confidant. Dr. Daniel Shouhed is certified by the American Board of Surgery. He is a member of numerous associations, including the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, the American College of Surgeons, and the American Foregut Society. Dr. Daniel Shouhed has published over 40 peer-reviewed journal articles and chapters, including multiple articles in the Journal of JAMA Surgery, JACS, and other reputable journals. He has presented his work and been invited to speak at many national and international conferences and meetings. Dr. Daniel Shouhed has nearly 15 years of professional experience.

Procedures Dr. Daniel Shouhed Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • United Healthcare
  • CareFirst BCBS
  • MultiPlan

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • French
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

University of California, San Diego




Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles


Icahn School of Medicine, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American College of Surgeons American College of Surgeons
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery
  • Publications & Media