11624-Ladd, Alan

Alan P. Ladd, MD

Anna Olivia Healey Professor of Pediatric Surgery

Phone 317-944-4681
Riley Hospital for Children
705 Riley Hospital Dr., RI 2500

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Dr. Ladd currently serves as Division Head for the Section of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery. He received both his medical degree and doctoral degree in Medicine from Indiana University School of Medicine.

Dr. Ladd’s clinical focus is in the surgical care of pediatric intestinal malabsorption and short-gut syndrome and includes neonatal surgery, surgical oncology, and hepatobiliary surgery.

His research focus is in surgical education and clinical surgery outcomes, where he has served as principle, co-investigator or contributor to more than 40 of peer reviewed publications.

Dr. Ladd is a member of the American Pediatric Surgical Association, American Academy of Pediatrics Section of Surgery, American College of surgeons and Association for Surgical Education. He currently serves on the board of the Association for Surgical Education Foundation.

Titles & Appointments

  • Anna Olivia Healey Professor of Pediatric Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • Division Head, Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, Riley Hospital for Children, IU Health
  • Associate Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, IU School of Medicine
  • Education
    2002 FEL Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, Indiana University School of Medicine
    2000 RES General Surgery Residency, Indiana University School of Medicine
    1994 MD Indiana University
    1990 BS Indiana University
  • Research
    - Surgical Education
    - Intestinal Failure/Short-gut Syndrome 
    - Clinical Outcomes in Pediatric Surgery

    Doximity Profile
  • Professional Organizations
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    American College of Surgeons
    American Pediatric Surgical Association
    Association for Surgical Education
    Central Surgical Association
    Midwest Surgical Association
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Surgery - Pediatric Surgery
    American Board of Surgery - Surgery*

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