Scot Brewster, MD, Thoracic Surgery, La Jolla, CA, Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla

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Thoracic Surgery La Jolla, CA

Cardiovascular Surgery

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Summary

  • Dr. Scot Brewster, MD is a board certified thoracic surgeon in La Jolla, California. He is currently licensed to practice medicine in California and Texas. He is affiliated with Scripps Memorial Hospital-La Jolla.

Education & Training

  • University of Utah
    University of UtahFellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1987 - 1989
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Affiliated HospitalsResidency, General Surgery, 1982 - 1987
  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
    Geisel School of Medicine at DartmouthClass of 1982

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1989 - 2022
  • TX State Medical License
    TX State Medical License 1983 - 2021
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Super Doctor SuperDoctors.com
  • Fellow (FACS) American College of Surgeons

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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Press Mentions

  • Scripps Doctors Are First in San Diego Region to Implant Experimental Mitral Valve Replacement
    Scripps Doctors Are First in San Diego Region to Implant Experimental Mitral Valve ReplacementSeptember 13, 2018 18:07
  • Scripps Hospital Exceeds All Others in County for Key Heart Surgery
    Scripps Hospital Exceeds All Others in County for Key Heart SurgeryAugust 30, 2017 10:50
  • Scripps Performs First Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Replacement on Low-Risk Patient in San Diego County
    Scripps Performs First Minimally Invasive Heart Valve Replacement on Low-Risk Patient in San Diego CountyOctober 26, 2016 10:53

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