Shannon M. Zielsdorf, MD

Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Transplant Surgery, Kidney Transplant Surgery, Liver Transplant Surgery
Accepting New Patients


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1450 San Pablo St. Suite 6200 Ste 6200, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Monday - Friday

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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1516 San Pablo St. HC3 - Suite 3200 Ste 3200, Los Angeles, CA 90033

Licensed under

Keck Hospital of USC


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About Shannon M. Zielsdorf, MD

Dr. Zielsdorf received her MD from Rush Medical College and completed her Integrated General Surgery residency at Rush University Medical Center and Stroger Hospital of Cook County in Chicago, IL. She then came to Keck Medicine of USC for a fellowship, receiving advanced training in both Abdominal Organ Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery. She currently practices at Keck Hospital, LAC+USC Medical Center, and Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles.Treating patients at multiple sites gives her the opportunity to work with a diverse patient population and treat advanced, complex cases.

Dr. Zielsdorf enjoys working with both adult and pediatric patients. She believes in taking the time to get to know each patient so that she can offer a personally tailored plan of care.

Dr. Zielsdorf also conducts clinical outcomes research, with a particular interest in surgery and portal hypertension.



  • Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant Surgery
  • Liver Transplant Surgery
Areas of Focus

Adult Liver Transplantation

Pediatric Liver Transplantation

Adult Kidney Transplantation

Pediatric Kidney Transplantation

Single-Incision Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy

Liver, Bile Duct, and Pancreas Surgery for Benign and Malignant Diseases

Academic Title
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Insurances Accepted

Note: Please contact the practice directly to confirm your health plan is accepted.

Benefits among health plans and employers vary. Please contact your health plan to verify benefits and network providers for specific products. It is important to note that not all of our providers participate in all of a health plan's products or networks.

  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance (UHC)
  • GEHA
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Great-West Healthcare of California, Inc.
  • NEXT
  • Anthem Blue Cross Covered California
  • Health Plans of Nevada
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital
  • USC Network
  • Medicare
  • Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer
  • Beech Street Corporation /WC
  • Take Care (GUAM)
  • Brand New Day
  • Union Roofers Health & Welfare Fund
  • Aetna
  • Marian Health Services
  • Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers Health & Welfare
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Interplan
  • United Healthcare
  • Health Net Covered California
  • MultiPlan
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Health Net
  • First Health
  • Pacificare
  • Watchtower
  • Private Health Care Systems
  • Blue Shield Covered California

Ratings and Reviews

  • Provider Explanations Easy to Understand
  • Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions
  • Provider Showed Respect
  • Provider Listened Carefully
  • Provider Knew Medical History
  • Provider Spent Enough Time

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