Scott K. Swanson, M.D.

  1. Urologist

Location

  1. Phoenix, Arizona

Languages

English
  • Cryosurgical ablation of prostate and renal lesions
  • Female and pediatric urology
  • GU prosthetics (artificial urinary sphincter, penile prosthesis)
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Minimally invasive and major stone surgery
  • Robotically-assisted laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (nerve-sparing)
  • Surgical and minimally invasive treatments including PVP "greenlight" laser for BPH
  • Urethral stricture surgery
  • Urinary incontinence/urinary tract reconstruction/continent diversion/neobladder
  • Urologic oncology
  • Robotic assisted renal surgery
  1. 1984
    Chief Resident - UrologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  2. 1983
    Resident - UrologyMayo Clinic in Rochester
  3. 1980
    Internship - SurgeryWilford Hall Medical Center, United States Air Force
  4. 1979
    MDTulane University School of Medicine
  5. 1975
    BSUnited States Air Force Academy

Certifications

  1. 1986
    UrologyAmerican Board of Urology

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Donald E. Novicki M.D., Award for Excellence in Urologic EducationUrology Residency Program, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2013
    Donald E. Novicki M.D., Award for Excellence in Urologic EducationUrology Residency Program, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2010
    Donald E. Novicki M.D., Award for Excellence in Urologic EducationUrology Residency Program, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  4. 2001
    Distinguished Mayo EducatorMayo Clinic in Arizona
  5. 2000
    David S. Cristol Urologic Alumni awardMayo Urologic Alumni Association, Department of Urology
  6. 1997
    Mayo Foundation Macmillan Scholar - Executive Development Program JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern UniversityMayo Clinic
  7. 1996
    Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors in America
  8. 1995
    Expert ReviewerUrology
  9. 1992
    David C. Utz Fellowship AwardMayo Clinic Arizona
  10. 1991
    Warren Steggles Visiting Fellow Australian Urology Society
  11. 1989
    Outstanding Support of the Scottsdale Memorial Hospital and Arizona State Pre-Med ProgramAwarding Organization
  12. 1987
    Best Paper on ESWL/ Endourology AwardSociety of Government Services Urologists
  13. 1984
    Outstanding Subspecialty Physician Air Force Achievement AwardMalcolm Grow United States Air Force Medical Center
  14. 1983
    Residents' Forum Award for "Leukoplakia of the Urinary Tract"Minnesota Urologic Society
  15. 1975
    Magna Cum LaudeUnited States Air Force Academy
  16. 1975
    Distinguished GraduateUnited States Air Force Academy

Professional memberships

  1. 2021
    ChairTotal Quality Improvement Initiative, Project Delta, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  2. 2021
    MemberMayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  3. 2021
    MemberArizona Council for Graduate Medical Education, Health Sciences Center, University of Arizona
  4. 2021
    MemberCredentials Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
  5. 2021
    ChairEducation Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
  6. 2021
    MemberExpansion Process Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
  7. 2021
    MemberLibrary Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
  8. 2021
    MemberSurgery Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
  9. 2021
    MemberDistrict 8 Alternative to Executive Committee, Western Section American Urological Association
  10. 2021
    MemberDistrict 8 Executive Committee, Western Section American Urological Association
  11. 2021 - present
    ChairBylaws Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital
  12. 2021 - present
    MemberEducation Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital Osborn
  13. 2021 - present
    MemberPediatrics Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital Osborn
  14. 2020 - 2021
    PresidentAmerican Urological Association
  15. 2020
    Initiator and LeaderDiversity & Inclusion Task Force, American Urological Association
  16. 2020
    Initiator and LeaderBusiness of Urology Task Force, American Urological Association
  17. 2019 - 2020
    ChairResearch Chair Search Committee, American Urological Association
  18. 2019
    ChairEducation Chair Search Committee, American Urological Association
  19. 2019 - 2020
    President ElectAmerican Urological Association
  20. 2019
    MemberTreasurer Search Committee, American Urological Association
  21. 2018 - 2019
    MemberPublic Policy Chair Search Committee, American Urological Association
  22. 2017 - 2019
    ChairAudit Subcommittee, American Urological Association
  23. 2017
    MemberSecretary Search Committee, American Urological Association
  24. 2016 - 2019
    MemberFinance Committee, American Urological Association
  25. 2016 - 2017
    MemberScience & Quality Chair Search Committee, American Urological Association
  26. 2015 - 2019
    MemberBoard of Directors, Western Section American Urological Association
  27. 2009 - 2011
    Program ChairArizona Urological Society
  28. 2009 - 2011
    ModeratorArizona Urological Society
  29. 2007
    ChairMayo Clinic Arizona 20th Year Celebration
  30. 2006 - 2007
    PresidentWestern Section American Urological Association
  31. 2005 - 2006
    President-ElectWestern Section American Urological Association
  32. 2003
    ChairGeneral Arrangements Committee - 79th Annual Meeting, Western Section American Urological Association
  33. 2002 - 2005
    MemberUrology Training Council, Western Section American Urological Association
  34. 2001 - 2003
    MemberBoard of Directors, Western Section American Urological Association
  35. 2000 - 2001
    MemberBylaws Committee, Western Section American Urological Association
  36. 1999 - 2002
    MemberAdministrative Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  37. 1999 - 2001
    AlternateBoard of Directors, Western Section American Urological Association
  38. 1998
    Lead PhysicianSite Aquisition, Hospital Design, & City Negotiation, Mayo Clinic Hospital
  39. 1997 - 2000
    Physician LeadMayo Clinic Office of Brand Management, Mayo Clinic Committees
  40. 1996 - 1998
    MemberBoard of Directors, Western Section American Urological Association
  41. 1996 - 1997
    Physician LeadBrand Management Task Force, Mayo Clinic Office of Brand Management, Mayo Clinic Committees
  42. 1996
    MemberEastern Cooperative Oncology Group
  43. 1996 - present
    MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group
  44. 1996 - present
    MemberPhoenix Urologic Society
  45. 1995 - 2002
    ChairSurgical Council, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  46. 1995 - 1996
    AlternateBoard of Directors, Western Section American Urological Association
  47. 1995
    Lead PhysicianSite Selection & City Proposal Analysis, Mayo Clinic Hospital
  48. 1995
    Lead PhysicianArchitect Selection Committee, Mayo Clinic Hospital
  49. 1995
    MemberNominating Committee, Western Section American Urological Association
  50. 1995
    MemberLocal Arrangements Committee - Exhibits & Awards - 71st Annual Meeting, Western Section American Urological Association
  51. 1994
    Lead PhysicianFeasibility Study & Due Diligence (Booz Allan & KSA Development), Mayo Clinic Hospital
  52. 1993 - 1994
    PresidentArizona Urological Society
  53. 1992 - 1993
    President-ElectArizona Urological Society
  54. 1991
    Secretary/TreasurerArizona Urological Society
  55. 1991
    Course DirectorAnnual Meeting, Arizona Urological Society
  56. 1990 - 1996
    ChairMayo Regional Practices Arizona, Mayo Group Practices
  57. 1990 - 1996
    MemberLiaison Committee, Mayo Group Practices
  58. 1989
    MemberLocal Arrangements Committee - 65th Annual Meeting, Western Section American Urological Association
  59. 1989 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Surgeons
  60. 1987 - 1996
    MemberCredentials Committee, (now HonorHealth), Scottsdale Memorial Hospital Osborn
  61. 1987 - 1993
    MemberEducation Committee, Mayo Group Practices
  62. 1987 - 1993
    ChairEducation Committee, Executive Operations Team - Arizona, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  63. 1984 - 1987
    FacultyUniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
  64. 1980 - 1987
    MemberSociety of Government Services Urologists
  65.  
    Lead PhysicianHospital Planning Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  66.  
    ChairDevelopment Committee, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  67.  
    ChairDelta Quality Improvement Steering Committee, Project Delta, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  68.  
    DirectorDelta Quality Improvement Steering Committee, Project Delta, Mayo Clinic Arizona Committees
  69.  
    MemberMayo Clinic Alumni Association, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  70.  
    Meeting ParticipantContinuing Medical Education Leadership Group, Continuing Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  71.  
    Member-at-LargeCouncil for Graduate Medical Education, Arizona Medical Association
  72.  
    MemberEndourology Society
  73.  
    MemberSociety of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons
  74.  
    MemberMaricopa County Medical Society
  75.  
    MemberUnited States Section, Societe Internationale d'Urologie
  76.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  77.  
    MemberEducation Committee, Arizona Medical Association

Publications

Research activities

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