Dr. Aldridge is skilled in performing all aspects of surgery, including traditional surgery and minimally invasive surgery, with a special interest in advanced laparoscopic, bariatric, daVinci Surgical Robotic System and trauma surgery. He was instrumental in the development of the Bariatric Surgery Center at Flagstaff Medical Center and in the hospital’s pursuit and achievement of being recognized as a state-designated Level I Trauma Center, serving as the hospital’s medical director of Trauma Services for 10 years. He is a clinical professor of surgery at the University of Arizona and is the surgical education director at Flagstaff Medical Center.
He has served on numerous boards including medical staff president and chief of surgery at Flagstaff Medical Center and the Northern Arizona Healthcare board of directors.
In 2007, he was named Flagstaff Medical Center’s Physician of the Year for his leadership and his commitment to advancing medicine while putting patients first. When not working, he enjoys spending time with his family in the great outdoors.