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October 13, 2009

Dr. Mark D. Scott Dr. Mark Scott portrait has rejoined the faculty at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine as an assistant professor of family and community medicine in Decatur.

Most recently he was in private practice in Decatur (1999-2009) and held appointments as an occupational health physician at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Bloomington (2008) and at St. Mary’s Hospital in Decatur (2005).  He was a family practitioner at Hickory Point Medical Center in Forsyth (1992-94) and previously he was on the faculty at SIU’s Decatur program (1994-97) and the University of Kentucky School of Medicine in Lexington (1997-99).

Scott completed his residency at SIU’s Decatur family medicine residency program (1992).  He earned his medical degree at SIU (1989) and his bachelor’s degree in biology at Millikin University in Decatur (1985).

He is board certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine.  Scott is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

A native of Decatur, Scott is married to Paula Scott and has two children.

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