SCOTT L. ZUCKERMAN, MD, completed his undergraduate education at Cornell University in 2008, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology & Society. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 2012. There, he served as class president for four years and was awarded the School of Medicine Award of Distinction. Dr. Zuckerman's research interests include spine surgery outcomes, sport-related concussion, neurosurgery quality improvement, peripheral nerve, and endovascular and pediatric neurosurgy. He is a member of the Vanderbilt Sports Concussion Research group (V-SCORE) led by Dr. Gary Solomon and Dr. Allen Sills.
Outside of the hospital, Scott is an avid sports fan, rooting for the Yankees and Knicks. He enjoys baseball, softball, basketball, golf, crossfit, and reading about baseball history.