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Fellowship-Trained in Shoulder and Elbow
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Fellowship-Trained in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery - Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
E. Scott Paxton, MD is a member of the Division of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He completed fellowship training in the treatment of problems of the shoulder and elbow at the renowned Rothman Institute in Philadelphia where he trained with many of the world's leaders in shoulder and elbow surgery.
The typical problems that he evaluates and treats include rotator cuff tears and impingement, shoulder and elbow instability and dislocations, shoulder and elbow arthritis, shoulder fractures (humerus, glenoid, scapula, and clavicle), elbow fractures, malunions and nonunions of these fractures, tendon injuries of the shoulder and elbow, labral tears, throwing injuries and other sports injuries of the upper extremity.
Dr. Paxton is an attending surgeon at Rhode Island Hospital and The Miriam Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, and a consultant at the Providence V.A. Medical Center. To learn more about shoulder replacement click here.
In addition to treating patients, he is actively involved in research and the education of present and future orthopaedic surgeons, including medical students, residents, and fellows at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Brown Medical School. He is also actively involved in research related to shoulder and elbow disorders and has presented and published many papers regarding disorders of the shoulder and elbow.
Dr. Paxton graduated from Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and trained as a resident in orthopaedic surgery at Washington University in St. Louis.
2 Dudley St, Suite 200
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at Washington University in St. Louis
Fellowship-training in Shoulder and Elbow
Rothman Institute — Philadelphia, PA
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery — Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Dr. Paxton performs all types of shoulder, elbow and upper extremity surgery
Dr. Scott Paxton is a shoulder and elbow specialist at University Orthopedics.
Steve Tripp is a competitive Strongman Athlete. He suffered a broken elbow or Olecranon Fracture during competition. Dr. E. Scott Paxton assessed the injury and created an approach that fit Steve's active lifestyle. 3 months after surgery, Steve won the Rhode Island Strong Man Competition. Here is Steve's story.
Providence Business News recently asked Dr. Scott Paxton to talk about some of the new surgeries he has begun performing, including the Tornier Simpliciti shoulder implant and the allograft dermis shoulder reconstruction, and how the procedures benefit younger patients, as well as his approach to various new orthopedic procedures.
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Providence, RI 02905
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Providence, RI 02906
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