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Dr. Scott is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery with over 30
years of experience caring for people of all ages with bone, joint
and muscle disorders. A graduate of the Faculty of Medicine
University of Alberta in Edmonton, he completed his
Orthopedic Surgery residency in Calgary. He served as Chief
of Orthopedic Surgery at Medicine Hat Regional Hospital
in Alberta and practiced nine years in the Tahlequah and
Muskogee area of northeastern Oklahoma. He's a fellow of the
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Dr. Scott has been at Trinity Health in Minot since 2004.
Along with general orthopedic surgery expertise, Dr. Scott is
the only specialist in Minot performing total elbow and wrist
replacement surgery. He was also the first surgeon in Minot to
do these procedures plus reverse total shoulder replacements.
Orthopedic doctors specialize in diagnosis and treatment of the musculoskeletal system including any problems with bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves.
Surgeons dealing with the musculoskeletal system are called orthopedic surgeons. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and nonsurgical means in order to treat musculoskeletal trauma, injuries caused by sports , degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, as well as congenital disorders.