David Foley, M.D., FACS, FAAP

David Foley, M.D., FACS, FAAP

David Foley, M.D., FACS, FAAP

Associate Professor, Pediatric Surgery


Surgical Laparoscopy, Surgical Critical Care, Pediatric Trauma

Contact Information

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Department of Surgery
550 South Jackson Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Office: (502) 588-0390; FAX (502) 588-0395
E-mail: dsfole01@louisville.edu


State University of New York at Buffalo


NCMG - Pediatric Surgery
411 E Chestnut St. Level 5
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone: (502) 588-0390
Fax: (502) 588-0396


Wake Forest University School of Medicine in General Surgery


University of Michigan, Clinical & ECMO Research Fellow
Wake Forest University, Bradshaw Research Fellow
Children’s Hospital at Oklahoma University Medical Center, Oklahoma City

Research Interests

GI Complications of ECMO, Cystic Lesions of the Diaphragm, Trauma Injury Prevention

Dr. Foley joined the University of Louisville in 2003. He is an Associate Professor of Pediatric Surgery. Outside interests include music, athletics and spending time with his wife and three children.

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Selected Administrative/Leadership Roles
  • Director of Trauma, Norton Children's Hospital
  • Member – Kentucky State Committee on Trauma (COT)
  • Medical Director, 7E/4W Medical Surgical Unit, Norton Children's Hospital
  • Peer Reviewer, American Surgeon
  • Associate Professor, Pediatric Surgery
  • Cancer Liaison Physician to the American College of Surgeons, Norton Children's Hospital