12983-Laughlin, Michelle

Michelle R. Laughlin, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery

Phone 317-880-5049
720 Eskenazi Ave.

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Dr. Laughlin currently serves as assistant professor of surgery for the Indiana University School of Medicine. She received her bachelor degree from Ball State University, a Master of Science degree from Indiana University and her medical degree from the IU School of Medicine.

Her clinical focus is in trauma/acute care surgery and includes critical care medicine. 

Dr. Laughlin's research focus is in trauma, where she has served as principle, co-investigator or contributor to more than five peer reviewed publications. 

She is currently a member of the American Medical Association, Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma and Society of Critical Care Medicine. Dr. Laughlin is also a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and an Executive Councilor for the Indiana College of Surgeons, Indiana Chapter. 



Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
  • Associate Director of Surgical Critical Care/Acute Care Fellowship Program
  • Director, Eskenazi Hospital Surgical Critical Care
  • Education
    2011 FEL Trauma Critical Care Fellowship, Indiana University School of Medicine
    2007 MD Indiana University
    2004 MS Indiana University
    2002 BS Ball State University
  • Professional Organizations
    American College of Surgeons
    American Medical Association (AMA)
    Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
    Society for Critical Care Medicine
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Surgery - Surgical Critical Care
    American Board of Surgery - Surgery*
  • Clinical Interests

    - Trauma
    - Surgical Critical Care
    - General Surgery
    - Trauma Education


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