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David Ladden, M.D.

David Ladden

Contact & Location

Lufkin

Phone: 936-631-6777

1105 W. Frank Street, Suite 210
Lufkin, TX 75904

Livingston

403 Ogletree Drive, Suite 200
Livingston, TX 77351

Specialty

Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery, Board Certified

Special Interests/Procedures

Cardiothoracic

Vascular and Vein Surgery

Education & Credentials

Undergraduate Degree from Duke University

Residency at Baylor University

Fellowship in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery at the University of Miami

Trained under Dr. Michael E. DeBakey at Baylor College of Medicine

Practicing Since 1998

Insurances Accepted

Most major insurance, Medicare and Medicaid accepted

Special Interests & Procedures

  • Cardiothoracic / Vascular Surgery

Experience

  • 2011-present, Memorial Clinics
    Lufkin, Texas
  • 2004-2011, Director of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgical Services and Chief of Surgery Department
    Cardiovascular Institute of Mississippi at Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center
    McComb, Mississippi
  • 2002-2004, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeon
    Austin, Texas
  • 1999-2002, Cardiothoracic Care Center of Southwest Oklahoma
    Lawton, Oklahoma
  • 1998-1999, Columbus Heart Institute
    Columbus, Mississippi
  • 1991-1998, Brookwood and Princeton Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Birmingham, Alabama

Education

Fellowship

  • Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
    University of Miami
    Miami, Florida, 1989-1991

Residency

  • General Surgery
    Baylor College of Medicine
    Houston, Texas, 1984-1989

Medical School

  • Rush Medical College
    Chicago, Illinois, 1980-1984

Undergraduate Degree

  • Zoology and Latin, B.A.
    Duke University
    Durham, North Carolina, 1976-1980

Licensure & Board Certification

  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Certified – 1994
  • American Board of Surgery Certified – 1992
  • National Board of Medical Examiners Certified – 1985
  • Federal Licensing Examination Certified – 1984
  • Mississippi, Licensed – 1998
  • Texas State Medical Board, Licensed – 1985
  • Florida, Licensed – 1989
  • Alabama, Licensed – 1991
  • Oklahoma, Licensed – 1999

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American College of Angiology
  • Mississippi State Medical Association
  • Pike County Medical Association
  • American Medical Association
  • The Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • The Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
  • Southern Medical Association