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





MD, University of Connecticut, 2000




- Plastic Surgery, Brown University, 2006




- 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