Dr. Stuart C. Kozinn is a highly regarded orthopedic surgeon in Scottsdale, Arizona who has been serving his patients for over 28 years using advanced joint reconstruction techniques. Dr. Kozinn’s training includes a Joint Replacement Fellowship at Harvard Medical School, and graduation from the highest ranked orthopedic training program at The Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City (part of the Cornell-Presbyterian New York Medical Center). His extensive training in surgery includes his internship at the New York Hospital, Cornell Medical College, and specialty surgical rotations at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.
He received his MD degree from UCLA Medical School in 1982 with additional honors for his innovative joint replacement research, which described bone ingrowth into cementless skeletal implants. Dr. Kozinn’s bone ingrowth research won the “All Categories First Prize” award at an international student research competition. He is an expert at all approaches to total joint replacement and developed muscle sparing surgery techniques that allowed his patients to recover more rapidly. Dr. Kozinn is still seeing select patients, but he is transitioning to teaching and administrative duties. Dr. Kozinn is no available for complex consultations involving problematic issues after total joint replacement surgeries. Dr. Kozinn is an expert in “standard of care” evaluations regarding total joint complications. Dr. Kozinn serves as the current Chief of surgery at the HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center, where he is also the Medical Director of the highly rated Total Joint Center. Dr. Kozinn will see select patients in a new office for second opinions and complex independent medical evaluations focusing on total joint replacement complications. Please email Dr. Kozinn at SKozinnMD@gmail.com to discuss any special needs, and he will replay as soon as possible. Dr. Kozinn is on the teaching faculty at the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, where he is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery. He teaches medical students, resident, and other orthopedic surgeons a variety of topics concerning total joint replacement. Dr. Kozinn has authored a current “best practice” clinical pathway for total joint patients to be treated at the HonorHealth total joint centers.
Dr. Kozinn is also the author of many scientific articles on hip, knee, and shoulder replacement, and has been recognized internationally for his work in the field of Partial Knee Replacement (Unicompartmental Knee Replacement) surgery. Please see his complete curriculum vitae below. Stuart C. Kozinn MD. 2015 CV x
Dr. Kozinn has been selected as a Top Orthopedic Surgeon
Also a published author on Total Shoulder Replacement, Dr. Stuart Kozinn is an expert on all aspects of clinical care regarding the Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement. He also an expert on all aspect of arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee, and hip. If you require his services, please email him at SKozinnmd@gmail.com, and he will reply as soon as possible.
Appointments can be set up by patients, attorneys, or administrators by emailing Dr. Kozinn at firstname.lastname@example.org. There is a limit to the number of new patients we can accept. Dr. Kozinn is now concentrating his clinical efforts in the field of expert witness, consultations, and complex record review. Dr. Kozinn will discuss your situation individually after contact is established.
Education & Training
The University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA School of Medicine)
Los Angeles, CA 1982
MD with Orthopedic Research Honors 1978-1982
The New York Hospital, Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY
Internship in General Surgery 1982-1983
The Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell Medical College, New York, NY
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Residency in Orthopedic Surgery (HSS) 1982-1987
Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston, MA
Adult Reconstructive Surgery and Total Joint Replacement 1987-1988
Hospital/ Scottsdale Lincoln Healthcare – Osborn
Chief of the Department of Surgery
Medical Director of Total Joint Replacement Service -Osborn
Past Chief of Orthopedic Surgery
American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Chief of Surgery: Scottsdale HonorHealth-Osborn
Diplomate of The American Board of Orthopedic Surgery – Board Certified Surgeon
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix
“Best Orthopedic Doctors in Phoenix”- Listed in Phoenix Magazine – Multiple Years
Chosen as a “Top Surgeon in America” in Consumers Guide to Top Doctors in the U.S.
Chosen as a “Top Orthopedic Surgeon in America” in US News and World Report
Named a Top Orthopedic Surgeon in the United States by Castle Connolly Research
Over the years Dr. Kozinn has been involved with various athletic teams including caring for the Oakland A’s, Scottsdale Community College athletes, and Arcadia High School Football team physician. In addition Dr. Kozinn educates other health professionals and orthopedic surgeons in the cutting edge care of osteoarthritis and joint replacements. He is now a teacher of Medical students as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Arizona College of Medicine -Phoenix.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1990, 2000, 2010.
Click here to download Dr. Kozinn’s CV (curriculum vitae) : Stuart C. Kozinn MD. 2015 CV x