Dr. Ala Standford, MD

Dr. Ala Standford, MD

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Pediatric Surgery  |  
Female  |  
46 y/o
4 reviews

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Dr. Ala Standford, MD is a pediatric surgery doctor who practices in Sewell, NJ. She is 46 years old and has been practicing for 20 years. Dr. Standford is affiliated with Cooper University Hospital....See Less

Cooper Pediatric Surgery

2 Plaza Dr Ste 200

Sewell, NJ 08080
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

The Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper is dedicated to excellence in education, research and high-quality, safe care for pediatric patients and their families. As the only state-designated acute care children’s hospital in South Jersey, our board-certified pediatric subspecialists provide care across 27 specialties in addition to exceptional pediatric primary care provided in convenient locations throughout the region. When it comes to pediatric care at Cooper, you can expect medical excellence, close to home.
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Dr. Standford's Experience

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Dr. Standford's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery
2

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
16

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Second-Degree Burns
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
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Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • The Pennsylvania State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • State University Of New York
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • State University Of New York
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Children's Hospital Of Pittsburgh
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Med Cntr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • City of Philadelphia Next Generation of Women on the Move, 2007
  • National Congress of Black Women-Shirley Chisholm Award, 2008
  • The Philadelphia Tribune Women on the Move, 2009
  • Philadelphia Business Journal Top 40 Under 40, 2007
  • Ronald McDonald House Charities Grant, 2007
  • Philadelphia Tribune Top 10 Under 40, 2007
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Standford's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Standford to family and friends
5
based on 4 total surveys (1 with a review)
Dr. Standford's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Reviews (1)
in Vineland, NJ |
Her bedside manner surpassed all expectations and then some. I have never been so comfortable with a doctor regarding my twins. She made my sons feel so at ease and so comfortable. Hands down the best ! I can not praise her enough!
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Dr. Standford accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
    Freedom Plan
  • QualCare
    QualCare HMO
    QualCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Oxford Liberty

Hospitals where Dr. Standford has admitting privileges

Cooper University Hospital
One Cooper Plaza
Camden, NJ 08103
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