Christopher Scott
Assistant Professor
Thoracic Surgery Clinic
Division of Specialty Services
Christopher Scott, MD, is a surgeon at National Jewish Health. Dr. Scott is in the Division of Specialty Services.

Research AreasResearch Areas
  • Clincal outcomes in thoracic surgery
  • Lung Transplantation
  • Robotic and minimally invasive thoracic surgery

Special Interests

My clinical interests include minimally invasive and robotic surgery approaches to mediastinal, lung and esophageal surgery, including lung cancer, lung nodules, esophageal cancer, esophageal motility disorders, diverticulum, gastroesophageal reflux disease, hiatal hernias, mediastinal masses/tumors and myasthenia gravis. I have an interest and focused specialty training in minimally invasive thoracic surgery, robotic and video assisted thoracic surgery for lung, esophageal and mediastinal diseases. In addition, I have an interest in end stage lung disease, lung volume reduction surgery (LVRS) and lung transplantation as well as chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) and pulmonary thromboendarterectomy surgery (PTE).

Education

Education
Duke University, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Residency
University of Cincinnati, General Surgery
University of Cincinnati, General Surgery
Fellowship
National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Tumor Immunology

Board Certification

2018: American Board of Thoracic Surgery
2014: American Board of Surgery

Academic Affiliations

University of Colorado

Teaching & Professional Positions

Director of Thoracic Robotic Surgery Program
Assistant Professor of Surgery University of Colorado    

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654

 

Locations

  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    1835 Franklin Street Denver, CO 80218

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