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Dr. Allison Laffoon, MD

Dr. Allison Laffoon is a distinguished Trinity School of Medicine graduate who has achieved significant success in the field of medicine. With an impressive professional background and commitment to excellence, Dr. Laffoon has emerged as a respected figure in the field of medicine. Her exceptional achievements, educational milestones, and active involvement in professional organizations reflect her dedication to advancing the medical community.

Dr. Laffoon started her medical journey at Trinity after completing her undergraduate studies in Integrative Physiology at the University of Iowa in Iowa City. Following her graduation from Trinity, she matched into a General Surgery Residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. Presently, Dr. Laffoon is immersed in a Facial & Body Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship in Nashville, Tennessee, where she is honing her skills under the guidance of Dr. Marvel. Through her unwavering dedication to cosmetic surgery and her steadfast commitment to delivering exceptional patient care, Dr. Laffoon continues to shape her unstoppable professional trajectory.

Throughout her career, Dr. Laffoon has received recognition for her exceptional contributions and achievements. She secured 1st place in the Intern Surgical Olympics and was awarded the Intern of the Year title. Her dedication to growth and improvement is evident in her achievement of the “Most Improved ABSITE score” among junior residents. Dr. Laffoon’s outstanding abilities and commitment to her craft have been acknowledged through the Aust Society Travel Scholarship Award and the Gold Humanism Award for Teaching.

Dr. Laffoon actively contributes to her medical community through her involvement in various committees and administrative duties. She has served as a General Surgery Residency Council Member and the House Staff Council General Surgery Representative. Her leadership abilities have also been recognized through her role as the Trauma Administrative Chief Resident. Dr. Laffoon has also played a vital role in the Incoming Resident Selection Committee and the General Surgery Wellness Committee. Additionally, she has served as the General Surgery Residency Social Media Representative, utilizing her communication skills to effectively engage with the online community.

In addition, Dr. Laffoon has published several articles and is currently working on various projects in the medical field. Her publications include topics such as postpartum bowel perforation, hand surgery training pathways, and rare cases of diseases in adult patients. She is also actively involved in projects related to the impact of COVID-19 on residency director interviews and selection processes, gastric bleeding caused by vascular abnormalities, and the comprehensive review of endovascular aortic aneurysm repair. Dr. Laffoon has also presented on topics like vascular access, post-operative complications in kidney donors, global health research, and complex surgical oncology cases.

Through her impressive achievements and commitment to excellence, Dr. Allison Laffoon exemplifies Trinity School of Medicine’s vision of preparing educated, compassionate physicians. Her success in the field of medicine and active involvement in professional organizations reflect her dedication to delivering the highest quality patient-centered healthcare and transforming communities in greatest need. As a distinguished Trinity graduate, Dr. Laffoon embodies the values and mission of the school, making her a true reflection of Trinity’s vision to be a world leader in medical education.

If you would like to schedule a consultation with Dr. Allison Laffoon, please call 615-329-3900 or contact us today.

American Society of Cosmetic Surgery – member
American College of Surgeons – member & Clinical Congress attendee
American Medical Association – member
Veritas Resident Advisor for Medical Students