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Scott Kozin, M.D.

Scott Kozin, M.D.

Scott H. Kozin, M.D., is the chief of staff for Shriners Hospitals for Children — Philadelphia and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He received an undergraduate degree in computer science from Duke University and earned a medical degree from Hahnemann University School of Medicine. Dr. Kozin completed his residencies in orthopaedic surgery at Albert Einstein Medical Center and Shriners Hospitals for Children — Philadelphia. He also completed a fellowship in hand and microvascular surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Areas of special interest to Dr. Kozin include upper extremity/brachial plexus injuries, spinal cord injuries, congenital differences and upper limb reconstruction.

Dr. Kozin is the past president of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and past president of the American Association of Hand Surgery. He is also a clinical professor for the department of orthopaedic surgery at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University and the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University.

Dr. Kozin is the team leader for the Touching Hands Project, the outreach arm of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand that provides life-changing hand surgeries, rehabilitation and medical training in the world’s undeserved communities, with a vision of a world where all people have access to exceptional hand care.


  • Medical Degree, Hahnemann University School of Medicine
  • Residency, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Residency, Shriners Hospitals for Children — Philadelphia, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Residency, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Hand Surgery
  • Fellowship, Mayo Clinic, Hand and Microvascular Surgery

Awards, publications and textbook contributions

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