Scott J. Luhmann

Scott J. Luhmann, MD

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Specializes In
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Spine
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Pediatric reconstructive spine surgery of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine; Primary and revision complex, pediatric spinal deformities (scoliosis, kyphosis and spondylolisthesis); Pathology of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine (spinal tumors, fractures, and congenital disorders); Complex, revision spinal reconstructive surgery; Neuromuscular scoliosis

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Missouri Baptist Medical Center
  • Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Professor, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Head of Surgery, Pediatric Orthopedics - Shriners Hospital for Children

Publications & Research

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2005 Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri


1997 Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Shriner's Hospital for Children/St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri


1996 Orthopedic Surgery, (Assistant in Surgery), Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Medical Degree

1991 University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, Minnesota


1986 Biology, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, Minnesota

Financial Disclosures
  • Medtronic
    • Royalties: $20,000 - $39,999
    • Reporting Date: 05/01/2023
  • Orthopediatrics
    • Royalties: $1 - $9,999
    • Equity: Yes
    • Consulting/Advisory Board: $1 - $9,999
    • Speaker Fees: $1 - $9,999
    • Reporting Date: 05/01/2023
  • Stryker
    • Royalties: > $250,000
    • Reporting Date: 05/01/2023

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