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  • Dr. Michael Began, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon in Ventura, California. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in California. He is affiliated with Community Memorial Hospital, St. John's Regional Medical Center, and St. John's Pleasant Valley Hospital.

Education & Training

  • St Mary's Hospital Medical Center
    St Mary's Hospital Medical CenterResidency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1986 - 1990
  • Huntington Memorial HospitalResidency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1986
  • Keck School of Medicine of USC
    Keck School of Medicine of USCClass of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1987 - 2022
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification RcopiaMU EHR,, Inc., 2012

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