Leland J.C. Scott, PH.D., M.D.

Leland J.C. Scott, M.D., Ph.D.

Because patients generally recognize that something is wrong long before testing can pinpoint the problem, I pay careful attention to patients’ symptomatic complaints. I believe that an accurate diagnosis requires the science of medicine, but the art of medicine is the key to successful treatment.

HOBBIES

Medieval Scottish History
Gardening
Basketball

specializing in

Neuromuscular Disorders
ALS
Muscle Biopsy Interpretation
Muscular Dystrophy
Peripheral Neuropathy

Primary Office

Minneapolis Clinic of Neurology
Burnsville Office

501 East Nicollet Boulevard, Suite 100
Burnsville, MN 55337
952-435-8516

Outreach Location

Riverstone Professional Centre

13359 Isle Drive, Suite 1
Baxter, MN 56425
952-435-8516 (Appointments)

Hospital Affiliations

ACTIVE STAFF

Fairview Ridges Hospital

201 East Nicollet Boulevard
Burnsville, MN 55337
952-892-2000

COURTESY STAFF

University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, Minneapolis

Education, Certifications, Memberships

Education
Bachelor’s Degree, Chemistry, with honors – Stanford University, 1982
Doctorate Degree – Ph.D., Washington University School of Medicine, 1990
Doctor of Medicine – M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, 1990
Internal Medicine Internship – Barnes Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, 1990-1991
Neurology Residency – Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, 1991-1994
Fellowship – National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, 1994-1996
Neuromuscular Fellowship – Washington University, St Louis, 2001-2002

Certification
Board Certified – Psychiatry and Neurology

Memberships
American Academy of Neurology
Neuromuscular Section of American Academy of Neurology