As a urologist, Dr. Horner is highly trained to treat disorders of the male and female urinary tract (bladder, ureter, kidney, and urethra) and the male reproductive system. Urology is classified as a surgical subspecialty, but since a wide variety of clinical problems are encountered when treating urological conditions, knowledge of internal medicine, pediatrics, gynecology, and other specialties is required.
Dr. Scott Horner was born in Pottstown, Pennsylvania and attended Owen J. Roberts High
School where he graduated as valedictorian. He attended the Pennsylvania
State University where he majored in premedicine and earned membership in
Alpha Epsilon Delta, the honorary premedicine fraternity. He went to medical
school at the University of Pittsburgh and then progressed to a urology
residency at the Albany Medical Center in Albany, New York. Dr. Horner then
practiced urology as a Lieutenant Commander, MC, U.S. Naval Reserve, at the Naval Hospital
in Jacksonville, Florida, where he was later named chief of the urology
department. In 1994, he returned to practice urology in Reading, Pennsylvania.
He is a member of the Berks County Medical Society, the Pennsylvania
Medical Society, the American Urological Association, and the American
College of Surgeons. He is also involved as a member of the Official Board
of Pine Swamp Church and Lodge 62 of F. & A.M.
Dr. Horner is on active staff at the St. Joseph Medical Center and Reading
Hospital and Medical Center. He is on the consulting staff of HealthSouth
Reading Rehabilitation Hospital.
Dr. Horner is involved in clinical trials with reputable, academic
Scott A. Horner, M.D. is certified by the American Board of Urology, and was recertified in February 2011.
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