Scott W. Fosko, M.D.

  1. Dermatologist
  2. Internist
  3. Chair, Dermatology

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  • Multidisciplinary management of high risk skin cancers
  • Hedge-hog targeted therapy for basal cell carcinoma
  • Imiquimod treatment of lentigo maligna and other skin cancers
  • Perineural spread of cutaneous malignancies
  • Melanoma and lentigo maligna elanoma
  • Basal cell and squamous cell carcinoma
  • Mohs surgery and facial reconstruction
  • Quality improvement in health care delivery
  1. 1993
    Fellow - Mohs and Dermatologic SurgeryUniversity of Pennslyvania
  2. 1992
    Residency - DermatologyYale University
  3. 1989
    Residency - Internal MedicineUniversity of Virginia
  4. 1986
    MDUniversity of Maryland
  5. 1982
    BSUniversity of Notre Dame

Certifications

  1. 1992
    DermatologyAmerican Board of Dermatology
  2. 1989
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Top Doctor in Scottsdale, ArizonaInternational Association of Healthcare Professionals
  2. 2017
    Inducted MemberAmerican Dermatological Association
  3. 2017
    Best Doctors in America 2017-2018The Best Doctors in America: In the Country
  4. 2015
    Newsweek Health Top Cancer DoctorsCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  5. 2014
    America's Top Doctor's GuideCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  6. 2005
    Best Doctors in St. LouisBest Doctors in St. Louis
  7. 2004
    National Register's Who's Who in Executives and ProfessionalsNational Register's Who's Who in Executives and Professionals
  8. 2003
    Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors in America
  9. 2002
    White Coat Charter MemberSaint Louis University Hospital
  10. 2001
    Saint Luke's AwardSaint Louis University Hospital
  11. 1991
    Chief Resident, Department of DermatologyYale University School of Medicine
  12. 1986
    Alpha Omega AlphaAlpha Omega Alpha
  13. 1980
    Alpha Epsilon DeltaAlpha Epsilon Delta

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  2. 2017 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  3. 2017 - present
    Provider AdvocatePlummer Project Provider Advocate
  4. 2017 - present
    Physician ChampionClinical Practice Quality Subcommittee
  5. 2017 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Cancer Center
  6. 2017 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  7. 2017 - present
    Research ChairMayo Clinic Florida, Department of Dermatology Research Committee
  8. 2017 - present
    ChairAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  9. 2016 - present
    MemberO'Leary Dermatologic Society
  10. 2016 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee
  11. 2016 - present
    MemberClinical Competency Committee
  12. 2015 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic, Dermatology Enterprise Specialty Council
  13. 2015 - present
    Committee MemberAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  14. 2015 - 2018
    MemberAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  15. 2015
    ChairHead and Neck Surgery Chair Search Committee, Department of Otolaryngology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  16. 2015
    Interim DirectorSaint Louis University Cancer Center, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  17. 2015
    MemberMedical Executive Committee of SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  18. 2014 - 2015
    Immediate Past PresidentAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  19. 2013 - 2016
    MemberPublic Policy Committee, American College of Mohs Surgery
  20. 2013 - 2014
    MemberPhysician Compensation Steering Committee, University Medical Group
  21. 2013 - 2014
    PresidentAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  22. 2012 - 2015
    ChairMissouri State, Leaders Society Campaign, Dermatology Foundation
  23. 2012 - 2013
    Vice PresidentAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  24. 2011 - 2012
    TreasurerAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  25. 2011 - 2012
    Co-ChairMissouri State, Leaders Society Campaign, Dermatology Foundation
  26. 2010 - 2013
    ChairClinical/Medical/Surgical Panel Grant Review, Dermatology Foundation
  27. 2009 - 2015
    MemberResearch Compliance Team, Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  28. 2008 - 2011
    Vice PresidentLeaders Society Campaign, Dermatology Foundation
  29. 2008
    MemberWho's Who Among Executives and Professionals Biographical Representative
  30. 2007 - 2015
    DirectorMelanoma and Skin Cancer Section, Cancer Center, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  31. 2007
    MemberStrategic Planning Committee, University Medical Group
  32. 2006 - 2008
    ChairmanCompensation Committee, University Medical Group
  33. 2004 - 2010
    Panel MemberClinical/Medical/Surgical Panel Grant Review, Dermatology Foundation
  34. 2004
    Medical AdvisorMelanoma Hope Network
  35. 2003 - 2015
    MemberCancer Center Internal Advisory Committee, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  36. 2003 - 2015
    DirectorMohs Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology Fellowship, Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  37. 2003 - 2008
    TrusteeDermatology Foundation
  38. 2003
    MemberPlanning Committee, University Medical Group
  39. 2002 - 2012
    Program DirectorDermatology Residency Program, Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  40. 2002 - 2005
    Board of DirectorsAmerican College of Mohs Surgery
  41. 2002 - 2004
    MemberSt. Louis University School of Medicine White Coat Society
  42. 2002
    MemberPhysician Compensation Committee, University Medical Group
  43. 2001 - 2015
    MemberExecutive Committee of the Faculty, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  44. 2001 - 2015
    MemberGoverning Board, University Medical Group
  45. 2001 - 2005
    Board of DirectorsAssociation of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons
  46. 2001 - 2005
    MemberDermatologic Surgery Module, Recertification Examination Text Committee, American Board of Dermatology
  47. 2001
    ChairpersonMember Search Committee, Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  48. 2000 - 2015
    MemberExecutive Committee, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  49. 2000 - 2001
    MemberSkin Cancer Foundation
  50. 2000 - 2001
    PresidentMissouri Dermatologic Society
  51. 2000
    ChairpersonMember Search Committee, Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  52. 1999 - 2000
    President-ElectMissouri Dermatologic Society
  53. 1998 - 2015
    DirectorMulti-Disciplinary Melanoma Group, University Medical Group
  54. 1998 - 2001
    ChairCancer Committee, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  55. 1998 - 2000
    MemberTask Force on Membership, Association of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons
  56. 1998 - 2000
    MemberTask Force on Recommended Training for Verifying Competency in New Procedures Curriculum Committee, Association of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons
  57. 1998 - 1999
    MemberAmerican College of Physician Executives
  58. 1998 - 1999
    MemberTask Force on Information Systems and Tumor Registry, American College of Mohs Surgery
  59. 1998 - 1999
    ChairQuality Assurance Committee, Association of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons
  60. 1998 - 1999
    Secretary/TreasurerMissouri Dermatologic Society
  61. 1998
    FounderMulti-Disciplinary Melanoma Group, University Medical Group
  62. 1998
    MemberLiaison Compliance Committee, University Medical Group
  63. 1997 - 2015
    MemberMissouri Dermatologic Society
  64. 1997 - 2002
    SurveyorAccreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC)
  65. 1997 - 2000
    Site InvestigatorFellowship Training Program, American College of Mohs Surgery
  66. 1997 - 2000
    MemberOffice Accreditation/AAAHC Committee, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
  67. 1997 - 1998
    MemberCancer Committee, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  68. 1997 - 1998
    Board of DirectorsMissouri Dermatologic Society
  69. 1996 - 2001
    MemberAnheuser-Busch Operating Room Committee, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  70. 1996 - 2000
    MemberPeparation Task Force Committee for Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care at Saint Louis Univeristy, University Medical Group
  71. 1996 - 1999
    MemberInvasive Care Review Committee, SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital
  72. 1996 - 1998
    MemberCurriculum Committee, Association of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons
  73. 1996 - 1997
    MemberAmerican Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  74. 1994
    MemberMulti-disciplinary Head and Neck Cancer Team, University Medical Group
  75. 1993 - 2016
    FellowAmerican College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology
  76. 1993 - 2015
    FellowAmerican Society of Dermatologic Surgery
  77. 1993 - 2015
    MemberSt. Louis Dermatologic Society
  78. 1993 - 2015
    Site DirectorAmerican Academy of Dermatology
  79. 1993 - 2014
    MemberAssociation of Academic Dermatologic Surgeons
  80. 1993 - 1995
    MemberSt. Louis Facial and Plastic Reconstruction Society
  81. 1992 - 1993
    MemberPhiladelphia Dermatologic Society
  82. 1989 - 1992
    MemberNew England Dermatologic Society
  83. 1989 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Dermatology
  84. 1986 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
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