Dr. Sarah Lai, MD

Dr. Sarah Lai, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
35 y/o

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Dr. Sarah Lai, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Denver, CO. She specializes in pediatric surgery.Read her story

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Dr. Lai's Experience

Dr. Lai'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
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Lai's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lai "Sarah W. Lai, MD, MSc was born and raised in Edmonton, Canada. She completed her medical school and general surgery training at the University of Alberta in Edmonton. She then moved to Calgary, Canada where she completed a master's degree in gastrointestinal sciences concurrently with a residency in the clinician investigator program at the University of Calgary, studying the effects of gut hormones and nutrition on intestinal adaptation in short bowel syndrome. She subsequently went on to complete a pediatric surgery fellowship at the University of Calgary Alberta Children's Hospital.Dr. Lai has won multiple research grants and awards, including the Calgary Surgical Research and Development Fund Grant, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute Community Support Grant, the William H. Davies Medical Research Scholarship, the Henry Koopman Award, the University of Calgary Surgeons' Day Award, the Gastrointestinal Sciences MDGI Award, and the European Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition Outstanding Paper Award. Her research interests include outcomes of minimally invasive surgery in children, diagnostic accuracy meta-analyses, intestinal adaptation in short bowel syndrome, and other pediatric surgery topics. Dr. Lai has also won several awards for academic excellence, teaching and in laparoscopic surgery competitions.Outside of the operating room, Dr. Lai enjoys traveling, scuba diving, skiing, cycling and hiking."
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1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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.


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Languages Spoken

  • English

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