• A native of Iowa, Dr. Anderson received his undergraduate degree from the University of Iowa and began his medical education also at the University of Iowa College of Medicine, graduating in 2003. He completed his surgical residency in general surgery at the University of Florida in 2008, and subsequently completed a fellowship in pediatric surgery at the University of Florida in 2010. Dr. Anderson is board certified in both general and pediatric surgery and has worked at UAB and Children’s of Alabama since 2010. He is the medical director of the ECMO program at Children’s of Alabama and is the associate program director of the UAB Pediatric Surgery Fellowship.
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Systemic Thrombolysis of an Occlusive Aortic Thrombus in a Neonate on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation.American Surgeon.  84:e372-e374. 2018
    2016 Outcome assessment of renal replacement therapy in neonates.Journal of Surgical Research.  204:34-38. 2016
    2016 Pathogenetics of alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins.Human Genetics.  135:569-586. 2016
    2016 Risk Factors for Stricture Formation After Esophageal Atresia Repair.Pediatric Endosurgery and Innovative Techniques.  26:393-398. 2016
    2015 Routine utilization of single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES): a 5-year institutional experience.Pediatric Endosurgery and Innovative Techniques.  25:252-255. 2015
    2015 Single-incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) splenectomy: what dictates the need for additional ports?Surgical Endoscopy.  29:30-33. 2015
    2014 Role of laparoscopy in the prevention and in the treatment of adhesions.Seminars in Pediatric Surgery.  23:353-356. 2014
    2014 The value of Pa(CO2) in relation to outcome in congenital diaphragmatic hernia.American Journal of Perinatology.  31:939-946. 2014
    2014 Extraction of esophageal foreign bodies in children: rigid versus flexible endoscopy.Pediatric Surgery International.  30:417-422. 2014
    2013 Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia in children: frequency increasing.Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  48:1716-1721. 2013
    2013 Single incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) appendectomy--is obesity a contraindication?Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  48:1399-1404. 2013
    2013 Single-incision pediatric endosurgery for ovarian pathology.Pediatric Endosurgery and Innovative Techniques.  23:291-296. 2013
    2012 Feasibility of single-incision pediatric endosurgery for treatment of appendicitis in 415 children.Pediatric Endosurgery and Innovative Techniques.  22:604-608. 2012
    2012 Laparoscopic surgery in children with congenital heart disease.Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  47:1084-1088. 2012
    2008 Traumatic aortic injuries in the pediatric population.Journal of Pediatric Surgery.  43:1077-1081. 2008

    Research Overview

  • congenital diaphragmatic hernia, ECMO, minimally invasive neonatal and pediatric surgery, surgical education
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Iowa
  • University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Internship 2004
  • University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Residency 2008
  • University of Florida/Shands Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2010
  • Full Name

  • Scott Anderson
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