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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address ACC 300 Zip 0000
Phone  (205) 638-9688
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Medical School  University of Iowa College of Medicine    2003  MD 
Graduate  University of Florida/Shands Hospital     2004  MD 
Residency  University of Florida/Shands Hospital    2008  MD 
Fellowship  University of Florida/Shands Hospital    2010  MD 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Surgery   Surgery - Pediatric Associate Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Scott A. Anderson has been an Assistant Professor of Surgery for the Division of Pediatric Surgery at UAB since 2010. He came to the Department of Surgery from General Surgery Residency and Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. Dr. Anderson specializes in surgical care for unborn children, infants, children, adolescents and young adults. His expertise involves endosurgery; using an endoscope for minimally invasive procedures.

Research/Clinical Interest
Neonatal surgery, congenital diaphragmatic hernia and ECMO

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Traumatic Aortic Injuries in the Pediatric Po;ulation.
Anderson,SA, Day, M, Chen,MK, Huber, T, Lottenburg, LL, Kays, DW, Beierle, EA.
J Pediatric Surgery, June, 2008 
Yannam GR, Griffin R, Anderson SA, Beierle EA, Chen MK, Harmon CM. Single
incision pediatric endosurgery (SIPES) appendectomy--is obesity a
contraindication? J Pediatr Surg. 2013 Jun;48(6):1399-404. doi:
PMID: 23845637 
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy for biliary dyskinesia in children: frequency increasing.
Lacher M, Yannam GR, Muensterer OJ, Aprahamian CJ, Haricharan RN, Perger L,
Bartle D, Talathi SS, Beierle EA, Anderson SA, Chen MK, Harmon CM.J
Pediatr Surg. 2013 Aug;48 
PMID: 23932611 
The value of paco 2 in relation to outcome in congenital
diaphragmatic hernia. Salas AA, Bhat R, Dabrowska K, Leadford A, Anderson S, Harmon CM, Ambalavanan
N, El-Ferzli GT.
Am J Perinatol. 2014 Nov;31 
PMID: 24515620 
Extraction of esophageal foreign bodies in children: rigid versus flexible endoscopy.
Russell R, Lucas A, Johnson J, Yannam G, Griffin R, Beierle E, Anderson S, Chen M, Harmon C.
Pediatr Surg Int. 2014 Apr;30(4):417-22. 

endoscopy, endosurgery