Scott Zakaluzny, M.D.

Scott Adrian Zakaluzny, M.D.


  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Trauma
  • Military Volunteer Clinical Faculty


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UC Davis Medical Center

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Phone: 916-734-2680
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)


Division of Trauma, Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
General Surgery

Center/Program Affiliation

Trauma Program


M.D., Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda MD 2003

B.A., Boston University, Boston MA 1999

Internship: Surgery, Wright State University, Dayton OH 2003-2004


General Surgery, Wright State University, Dayton OH 2006-2011


Surgical Critical Care

Trauma Surgery, University of Southern California Medical Center & Los Angeles County Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 2012-2013

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery - General Surgery,

American Board of Surgery - Surgical Critical Care,

Professional Memberships

American College of Surgeons

Honors and Awards

Air Force Commendation Medal, 2006

Kettering Medical Center Department of Surgery Resident of the Year, 2011

Air Force Meritorious Service Medal, 2014

Select Recent Publications

Varga, S., Zakaluzny S., Inaba K.“Nonoperative management of abdominal gunshot wounds”,  Trauma, Oct 2013, 15(4): 271278.

Zakaluzny, SA? Lane DJ? Mair EA. “Complications of Tracheobronchial Airway Stents”, Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg, Apr 2003, 128(4): 47888.

Christoph Kaufmann, Scott Zakaluzny, Alan Liu. "First Steps in Eliminating the Need for Animals and Cadavers in Advanced Trauma Life Support”,  Published in Medical Image Computing and ComputerAssisted Intervention (MICCAI), Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1935 Springer 2000 ISBN 3540411895, pp. 618623, 2000.