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Joseph Scoggin, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon for The CORE Institute®

Joseph Scoggin, MDJoseph Scoggin, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with more than 15 years of clinical experience. He has expertise in general orthopedic practice including adult and pediatric fracture care, sports medicine and arthroscopy, and joint reconstruction surgery.

A longtime resident of the East Valley and alum of McClintock High School, Dr. Scoggin spent his first seven years in practice in Mississippi and served as an orthopedic consultant to Mississippi State University before moving back to the Valley in 2003. He completed both his orthopedic surgery residency and internship at Loma Linda University Medical Center in California. Dr. Scoggin obtained his medical degree from Loma Linda University and undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from Oral Roberts University in Oklahoma.

Dr. Scoggin is a fellow of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and member of the Christian Medical and Dental Society (CMDA).

Research & Experience


1982-1986 Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK B.S. Biomedical Engineering
1987-1991 Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA - <span >M.D
1991-1992 General Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center - Internship
1992-1996 Orthopedic Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center - <span >Residency


1996-2003 Attending Orthopedic Surgeon, Oktibbeha County Hospital, Starkville, MS. Consultant Mississippi State University
2003-2005 Orthopedic Surgeon, The Orthopedic Clinic Association, Phoenix, AZ
2005- Orthopedic Surgeon, Private Practice, Mesa, AZ

Public Service:

1994 Medical Missionary, Papua New Guinea


1991 Alpha Omega Alpha, Nomination
1995 Christian Medical and Dental Society
2001 American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Fellow 
2001 American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified 
2011 American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Recertified

Hospital Staff:
2005 - Banner Desert Medical Center
2005 - Arizona Orthopedic Surgical Hospital 
2010 - Cardon Children’s Medical Center