Dr. Ala Standford, MD

Dr. Ala Standford, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Ala Standford, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

1025 Morehead Medical Dr Ste 275

Charlotte, NC 28204

Contact Information

(704) 403-2662

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Standford's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Umbilical Hernia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Standford treats Umbilical Hernia more than 37% of her peers

Dr. Standford treats this condition more than 37% of her peers

Appendicitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Standford treats Appendicitis more than 21% of her peers

Dr. Standford treats this condition more than 21% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Appendicitis
  • Chronic Appendicitis
  • Parasitic Appendicitis
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Standford performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 9% of her peers

Dr. Standford performs this procedure more than 9% of her peers

Dr. Standford's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Breast Tumor
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lung Surgery
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Umbilical Hernia
Ventral Hernia

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ala Standford, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • 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

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Dr. Standford's Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Ala Standford, MD
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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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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
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO

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