New faculty spotlight: Scott Vincent, M.D.

September 13, 2017

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Scott Vincent, M.D.

Scott Vincent, M.D., is a new faculty member at UNMC.

  • Name: Scott Vincent, M.D.
  • Hometown: York, Neb.
  • Title and department at UNMC: Assistant professor, UNMC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Research/professional interests:

  • Degenerative conditions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine
  • Spine trauma and spinal cord injury
  • Less-invasive surgical treatment options for spinal pathology
  • Tumors of the spinal column

How I fell in love with orthopaedic surgery:
I really enjoyed the clinical and surgical treatment of musculoskeletal problems. In orthopaedics, we often have the opportunity to take care of a diverse patient population whose goals are often to return to an active lifestyle which can be very rewarding.

Degrees:

  • M.D., UNMC, 2007-2011
  • Residency, orthopaedic surgery, UNMC, 2011-2016
  • Fellowship, spine surgery, department of orthopedics and rehabilitation, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wis., 2016-2017

Memberships:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leader
  • Lumbar Spine Research Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

Three things people may not know about me:

  • My wife and I share the same birthday.
  • I'm a soccer fan and love following the English Premier League.
  • I play the trumpet.

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Dawn Meisinger
September 13, 2017 at 8:40 AM

On behalf of the TEAM ORTHO, welcome back!!!!