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Assistant Professor of Surgery Director, Pediatric Trauma

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Mark Slidell, MD, MPH

Mark Slidell, MD, MPH, is a pediatric surgeon, providing care for infants, children and adolescents of all ages. Dr. Slidell is highly skilled in advanced minimally invasive surgical techniques, such as advanced laparoscopy and minimally invasive treatment of pectus excavatum and carinatum. This approach minimizes discomfort, scarring and recovery time for children. He specializes in the treatment of neonatal diseases, congenital malformations, pediatric cancers, and gastrointestinal and aerodigestive conditions such as gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Dr. Slidell is an expert in diseases of the pancreas, bile ducts, and liver and works with a multidisciplinary team to offer total pancreatectomy with islet autotransplantation team to children who need a pancreatectomy.

As a researcher, Dr. Slidell is dedicated to advancing minimally invasive surgical techniques. He is actively involved in conducting patient safety, quality improvement and clinical outcomes research. Dr. Slidell's work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of Pediatric Surgery and Annals of Surgical Oncology.

A dedicated educator and mentor, Dr. Slidell has been the recipient of several teaching awards.

Education

Brown University Medical School

Additional Education

  • Internship: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • Residency: MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • Fellowship: Children's National Medical Center
  • Additional Graduate Degree(s): MPH, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)
  • Surgical Outcomes Club
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2010

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Indonesian