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Michele Staunton, MD

5 out of 5 (55 Ratings)
  • Internal Medicine
    (Board Certified)
Primary Address | Office Details
Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Internal Medicine Suite 325
26800 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 325

Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Phone: (949) 364-6000

Fax: (949) 364-9561

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  • Mission Heritage Medical Group
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  • Dr. Staunton is the absolutely best M. D. That my wife and I have ever used. There are not enough words of praise that I can write that truly commends the quality of medical care that Dr. Staunton routinely provides my family and myself. What a wonderful Dr. Michele Staunton is !!!!!
    Doc Staunton is the BEST!
    Dr Michele Staunton is without a doubt the most knowledgeable,professional and caring physician I have had. She is the example ALL other physicians should aspire to. Her front and back office personnel are also professional, helpful and caring.
    No bad experiences with Dr. Staunton.
    Still think Dr. Staunton should go into concierge medicine. I would recommend Dr. Staunton to anyone, but as far as Mission hospital questionable. She is a separate entity from the hospital care and concern. Mission hospital is not as superior as it used to be when my mother was alive. Dr. Staunton is a very caring and professional doctor.
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  • Meet The Provider

    Dr. Staunton received her undergraduate education from Vanderbilt University where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. She remained at Vanderbilt where she received her medical degree in 1988. Upon graduation, she was awarded the Albert Weinstein Award for Internal Medicine. She completed her internal medicine internship and residency training at the University of California, San Francisco. Before moving to Mission Viejo with her family in 1995, Dr. Staunton practiced Internal Medicine in the San Francisco Bay Area for four years.

    Dr. Staunton has been active on the hospital staffs of various hospitals with which she has been affiliated, serving on the Infection Control Committee, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, Medical Executive Committee, and Intensive Care Unit Committee.

    Dr. Staunton has been practicing internal medicine with Mission Internal Medical Group since 1995. She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and is on staff at Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center where she has served as Chair of the Department of Medicine for 2005 and 2006. She is currently on the Board of Trustees at Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center.

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    Primary Specialties
    Primary Specialties
    • Internal Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    Other Specialties Associations Awards
    Phi Beta Kappa, 1985 Albet Weinstein Prize in Medicine, 1988 American Top Physicians, 2007
    Areas of Interest
    Areas of Interest
    Internal Medicine

    Board Certified Internal Medicine, 1991, 2001

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

    Education & Training
    • Residency
      University Of California San Francisco School Of Medicine - 1991
    • Internship
      University Of California San Francisco School Of Medicine - 1989
    • Medical School
      Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine - 1988
  • Insurance Accepted

    Insurance Accepted

    • Insurance Plan

    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
    • Aetna PPO
    • Anthem Blue Cross HMO
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare Advantage
    • Anthem Blue Cross Medicare PPO
    • Anthem Blue Cross PPO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO
    • Blue Shield of CA HMO – Trio
    • Blue Shield of CA Medicare Advantage
    • Blue Shield of CA PPO
    • Choice /Humana PPO
    • Cigna HMO
    • Cigna PPO
    • Coventry/First Health PPO
    • Health Net - TriCare
    • Health Net HMO
    • Health Net Medicare Advantage
    • Health Net PPO
    • HealthSmart (Interplan) PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • Providence Medicare Advantage
    • SCAN Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare HMO
    • United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
    • United HealthCare PPO
    • US Family Health Plan - TriCare
    • Vivity by Anthem Blue Cross
    • Insurance Plan: HMO PCP ID

      Aetna: *536787
      Anthem Blue Cross: AFN069
      Anthem Blue Cross Medicare: 02417727
      Blue Shield: *100043245010
      Cigna: 2069104005
      Cigna Select: 2069104015
      Health Net: 3435046281
      Health Net Medicare: 5211046281
      SCAN Medicare: 954-90836
      United Healthcare: *0250360022

      *Provider ID is the same for both Commerical and Medicare Plans

  • Primary Location

Mission Heritage Mission Viejo - Internal Medicine Suite 325

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