Scott W. Fosko, M.D.

  1. Dermatologist
  2. Internist
  3. Chair, Dermatology

Departments

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  1. Basal cell carcinoma
  2. Melanoma
  3. Skin cancer
  4. Squamous cell carcinoma
  1. Mohs surgery
  • 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. 2017
    Inducted MemberAmerican Dermatological Association
  2. 2015
    Newsweek Health Top Cancer DoctorsCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  3. 2014
    America's Top Doctor's GuideCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  4. 2005
    Best Doctors in St. LouisBest Doctors in St. Louis
  5. 2004
    National Register's Who's Who in Executives and ProfessionalsNational Register's Who's Who in Executives and Professionals
  6. 2004
    Best Doctors in AmericaBest Doctors in America
  7. 2002
    White Coat Charter MemberSaint Louis University Hospital
  8. 2001
    Saint Luke's AwardSaint Louis University Hospital
  9. 1991
    Chief Resident, Department of DermatologyYale University School of Medicine
  10. 1986
    Alpha Omega AlphaAlpha Omega Alpha
  11. 1980
    Alpha Epsilon DeltaAlpha Epsilon Delta
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Professional memberships

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