Brown University Alpert Medical School | Rhode Island Hospital

Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Scott Schmidt, MD

 

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery

The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

 

Section Director of Hand Surgery and

Assistant Residency Program Director

Department of Plastic Surgery

 

Address: 235 Plain St, STE 203

Providence, RI 02905

 

Appointment: 401-444-2701

 

Fax (401) 444-2740

 

 

Training:

 

MD, University of Connecticut, 2000

 

Residency:

 

- Plastic Surgery, Brown University, 2006

 

Fellowship:

 

- The University of Connecticut Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship with Dr. Kirk Watson in Hartford, 2007

 

Board Certification

 11/13/2010-Current                            Board                          American Board of Plastic Surgery

 09/12/2011-Current                            Subspecialty               Surgery of the Hand

 

 

Clinic Interests:

 

Hand Surgery

             Elective Hand/Wrist Surgery

                         - Nerve Decompression, (Carpal/Cubital/Radial Tunnel Syndrome(s))

                         - Trigger Finger

                        - Dupuytren’s Disease

                         - Finger/Hand/Wrist Arthritis/Degeneration (Traumatic, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid)

                         - Contracture Release/Repair (Burn/Trauma/Degeneration)

                         - Hand/Wrist Reconstruction after Work Related or Traumatic Injury/Degeneration

             Trauma Hand/Wrist Surgery

                         - Finger/Hand/Wrist Fractures

                         - Skin and Soft Tissue Injury (Grafting/Flaps/Reconstruction)

                         - Vascular injury

                         - Tendon Injury (Repair/Transfer/Reconstruction)

                         - Nerve Injury (Repair/Transfer/Reconstruction)

                         - Acute Burn Injury

                        - Work Related Traumatic Injury

             Plastic Surgery/Reconstructive Surgery

                         General Plastic Surgery

                         Acute or Chronic Wound(s)

                         Nerve/Bone/Tendon/Nerve/Skin and Soft Tissue reconstruction

                         Burn Reconstruction

 

 

Research Interests:

 

- Peripheral nerve regeneration, stem cells

 

 

Hospital Appointments:

 

Rhode Island Hospital,Providence, RI

 Active Staff

 Division of Plastic Surgery

 Department of Surgery

 

 Rhode Island Hospital,Providence, RI

 Active Staff

 Section Director, Hand Surgery

 Division of Plastic Surgery

 Department of Surgery

 

 Rhode Island Hospital,Providence, RI

 Assistant Program Director

 Division of Plastic Surgery

 Department of Surgery

 

 Providence VA Medical Center

 Section Chief

 Division of Plastic Surgery

 Department of Surgery

*Brown University Alpert Medical School Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery