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Daniela P. Ladner, MD, MPH

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Transplantation Surgery

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Ladner is an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Organ Transplantation. After a two year postdoctoral fellowship at Yale University, Dr. Ladner completed her general surgery residency and multi-organ transplant surgery fellowship at Stanford University Medical Center. She received her Masters in Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health in 2008. Dr. Ladner is clinically involved in kidney and liver transplantation surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and at Children's Memorial Hospital. In addition, she leads the Northwestern University Transplant Outcomes Collaborative (NUTORC). NUTORC is a collaboration between experts from different schools (School of Engineering, Kellogg School of Management), departments (Medical Social Sciences, Surgery) and institutes (Institute for Healthcare Studies, Enterprise Data Warehouse) at Northwestern focusing on transplant related outcomes research. As the Director of NUTORC she oversees seven workgroups (think tanks): safety, quality of life, disparity, access and allocation, risks and econometrics, and health literacy, health informatics. Dr. Ladner has received intramural and extramural funding particularly for her safety research in kidney and liver transplantation.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Zurich University (Switzerland) - 1996
  • Residency
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics - 2006
  • Fellowship
    Stanford Hospital and Clinics - 2008

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • General Surgery

PRIMARY LOCATION


Kovler Organ Transplantation Center

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 19th Fl.

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-9194
Monday
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tuesday
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Abdominal Organ Transplant
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy
  • Laparoscopic Kidney Transplant
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Pediatric Liver/Kidney/Small Bowel Transplant

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HMOI Fox Valley IPA
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus