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Dr. Adam Alder, MD

Pediatric Surgery ·  Male · Age 45

Dr. Alder

Dr. Adam Alder, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Dallas, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Tulane U, School Of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in pediatric surgery.


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(214) 456-6040

Dr. Alder accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthFirst
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Alder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Appendicitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alder treats Appendicitis more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Alder treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alder performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Alder performs this procedure more than 47% of his peers

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Alder performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 44% of his peers

Dr. Alder performs this procedure more than 44% of his peers

Dr. Alder's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Paracentesis
  • Pectus Carinatum Repair
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pectus Excavatum Repair 
  • Phimosis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Surgical Weight Loss
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

"Adam Alder, M.D., is a surgeon at Children's Health? with interests in pediatric and neonatal surgery. He is Director of the Center for Pectus and Chest Wall Anomalies and Chief of Pediatric Surgery for Children's Health Plano campus. Dr. Alder grad...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

2012
Children's Medical Center Of Dallas
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
2009
Parkland Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
2002
Tulane U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
2012
2009
2009
2002

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Dr. Alder's Reviews

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5.0

Based on 3 reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Adam Alder, MD
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Dr. Alder took amazing care of my teenage daughter when she had to have surgery for a cyst. She also has type 1 diabetes. He calmed our fears and was friendly and caring. Everyone in his office was accommodating, helpful, and professional. We are so grateful we had such an attentive doctor and staff to help us through this surgery. We highly recommend Dr. Alder!
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Dr. Alder was very kind and caring in all his post-operative visits. He explained everything thoroughly to us and shared his medical training path with our very inquisitive 7-yr old.
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