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Dr. Alan Ladd

General Surgery
Indianapolis, IN
28 years experience male

Locations

Office

Indianapolis, IN

Address

Pediatric Surgical Associates, 702 Barnhill Drive, #2500, Indianapolis, IN
Directions

About

Bio

I have credentials as a general surgeon for adults and children.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

General Surgery

Pediatric Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
1 Agree
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A member asked:
Dr. Alan Ladd
General Surgery 28 years experience
Possible virus: Central belly pain is common for many conditions. Watch for additional symptoms of illness, like diarrhea that would imply a virus. Keep her hydrated... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ladd
General Surgery 28 years experience
Splenectomy: Main risk is the reduced ability of the body to fight off certain bacterial infections. Recommendations are for vaccines against bacteria like pneumoc... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ladd
General Surgery 28 years experience
Unlikely: Though many children may have symptoms of reflux with episodes of vomiting, it usually is only of concern if there is associated respiratory problems ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ladd
General Surgery 28 years experience
Belly button: The belly button is the remnants of the umbilical cord. It is a central scar that forms in the location of the base of the umbilical cord, once the c... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Ladd
General Surgery 28 years experience
Amylase: An enzyme produced by either the panceas or the salivary glands that aid is the digestion of food, sugars.
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ladd
General Surgery 28 years experience
Fluid: Amylase is to test to see if it is related to the pancreas. The glucose can help determine if it is related to infection.

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Testimonials
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Recommendations
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ladd is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ladd is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Indiana University School of Medicine
Graduated 1994MD

Residency

Indiana University Hospital

Residency

Indiana University Hospital

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
Central Surgical Association
American Pediatric Surgical Association
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