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Specialties & Research
Dr. Walter Scott, FACS, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).
- He has special expertise in 9 areas:
- Adjuvant Chemotherapy
- Congenital Heart Defects
- Esophagus Cancer (Esophogeal Neoplasm)
- Lung Cancer
- Lung Cancer (Non-Small-Cell Lung Carcinoma)
- Lung Diseases
- Lymphatic Metastasis
- Multiple Abnormalities
- Pneumonectomy (Lung removal)
Education & Awards
Dr. Scott graduated from University of Chicago. He has 3 awards.
Dr. Scott has 2 hospital affiliations:
- Fox Chase Cancer Center
- St Joseph Hospital/Creighton Med Center
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- Additional Information
- Dr. Walter J Scott FACS and MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
- Where does Dr. Walter J. Scott practice?
- Dr. Walter Scott has 3 office locations.
Dr. Walter Scott practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Drexel Hill, PA.
See Philadelphia Cardiothoracic Surgeons.