Orthopedic Surgeon and Foot & Ankle Doctor, Scott T. McMullen, MD

Dr. McMullen completed his foot and ankle fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona. He enjoys working with problems ranging from adolescent athletic injuries to longstanding degenerative conditions of the foot and ankle. Dr. McMullen will take the time to help you understand your condition and decide upon an individualized treatment plan. Together with Drs. Fitzgibbons, Inda and Grier, he is a foot and ankle instructor for orthopedic residents and medical students.

"I saw Dr. McMullen for a right foot problem. From the very first person I spoke to as I entered the facility, I was treated so very nice by every single person. I just wanted to know that it matters a great deal to me as I was having a very difficult day. So THANKS!.”

Dr McMullen


Fellowship: Foot & Ankle Surgery, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale, Scottsdale, AZ

Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Creighton-Nebraska Health Foundation, Omaha, NE

Medical School: The University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

Undergraduate: The University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts, Iowa City, IA

Internship: Orthopaedic Surgery, Creighton-Nebraska Health Foundation, Omaha, NE

Professional Memberships & Certifications

  • American Medical Association
  • Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society
  • Nebraska Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Nebraska Medical Society
  • Omaha-Douglas County Medical Society
  • Mid-Central States Orthopaedic Society
  • Mayo Alumni Association

Academic Appointments:

Adjunct Assistant Professor (Clinical), University of Nebraska Medical Center

Personal Interests:

Dr. McMullen grew up in the Midwest and is an Iowa native. He enjoys spending time with his wife and three sons and attending his sons’ activities. He also takes pride in his yard, and does yardwork for enjoyment. He hopes to return to spending more time golfing again when his sons are older.



McMullen, ST, Fitzgibbons, TC. Tendinopathies of the Foot and Ankle. Orthopaedics, Sect. 11, Chapter 3, pgs 1638-53 Mosby, St Louis, MO, 2001.

Fitzgibbons, TC, McMullen, ST. Fractures and Dislocations of the Calcaneus. in Rockwood and Green’s Fractures in Adults 5th Edition. ed. James Heckman and Robert Bucholz. Vol.2, Chapter 49, pgs 2133-74, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, New York, NY, 2001.

McMullen, S.T., Foot and Ankle Trauma. Forefoot Syndromes. Orthopedic Secrets, 2nd edition. Ed. David E. Brown, M.D., and Randall D. Neumann, M.D., Hanley & Belfus, Inc., Philadelphia, PA 1999.

Graves, S.C., McMullen, S.T.: Hallux Valgus, in Reconstructive Surgery of the Joints, 2nd edition, Ed. Bernard F. Morrey, Churchill Livingston, Inc., New York, NY, 1995.

McMullen, S. T., Foot and Ankle Trauma. Forefoot Syndromes. Orthopedic Secrets. Eds. David E. Brown, M.D. and Randall D, Neumann, M.D., Hanley & Belfus, Philadelphia, PA, 1995.


Clare, MP, Fitzgibbons, TC, McMullen, ST, et al.: “Experience with the Vacuum Assisted Closure Negative Pressure Technique in the Treatment of Non-healing Diabetic and Dysvascular Wounds”. Foot & Ankle International (accepted for publication 2002)

Kumagai, S, Fitzgibbons, T.C., McMullen, S.T., Heiser, D.: “Chopart’s Fracture Dislocation: A Case Report and Review of the Literature”. The Nebraska Medical Journal. 81(4): 116-119, April 1996.

Kumagai, SG, Mahoney, C.R., Fitzgibbons, T.C., McMullen, S.T.: “Treatment of Diabetic (Neuropathic) Foot Ulcers with Two Stage Debridement and Closure”. Foot and Ankle International. 19(3): 160-165, March 1998.

Mudge, I, Hughes, K, Fitzgibbons, T.C., McMullen, S.T., Stolarskyj, A.: “Melorheostosis of the Foot: A Case Report and Review of the Literature”. The Nebraska Medical Journal, 81(1): 18, January 1996.

Crosby, L.A. and McMullen, S.T.: “Heel pain in an active adolescent? Consider calcaneal apophysitis”. The Physician and Sportsmedicine, 21(4):89-91, April 1993.