Dr. Scott D Lick MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Scott Lick is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Galveston, Texas and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mainland Medical Center and University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals. He received his medical degree from University of Minnesota Medical School and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 4 doctors at Mainland Medical Center and one of 4 at University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

Are you Dr. Lick? Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Mainland Medical Center

University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals

Education & Medical Training

University of Arizona
Residency, General Surgery, 1987–1992

University of Arizona
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 1992–1994

University of Minnesota Medical School
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Thrombolysis with resolution of pulmonary hypertension in a heart transplant candidate.
Lick, S., Conti, V.

Listeria grayi bacteremia in a heart transplant recipient.
Rapose, A., Lick, S. D., Ismail, N.

Integrating resuspension with remodeling: early results with a new valve-sparing aortic root reconstruction technique.
Kollar, A. C., Lick, S. D., Conti, V. R.

See all 79 publications

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeons

See all Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeons near Galveston, TX See all Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeons in Texas

Best Cardiology & Heart Surgery Hospitals

  1. #1
    Cleveland, OH
  2. #2
    Rochester, MN
  3. #3
    New York, NY

See Full Rankings

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.