513.221.1100 or 800.325.7787

Office locations

Thomas More Office Park, Bldg. 12

350 Thomas More Pkwy, Suite 160

Crestview Hills, Kentucky 41017

D. Scott Basham, ACNP, MSN, RNFA, CNOR

Nurse Practitioner

Areas of expertise - advanced nursing care for patients with spine disorders (herniated discs, back pain, trauma) and brain disorders (tumors, aneurysms, head injury); preoperative physicals and testing; patient education; and postoperative follow up


  • Undergraduate: B.S., Nursing, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 1997
  • Graduate: M.S., Adult Critical Care Nurse Practitioner, University of Cincinnati, 2001


  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center
  • Registered Nurse First Assistant
  • Additional certifications: Ohio Paramedic Instructor, Basic Trauma Life Support Instructor, Basic Cardiac Life Support Instructor, Advanced Cardiac Life Support Instructor


  • Mayfield Brain & Spine, Cincinnati: Nurse Practitioner, 2001-present
  • University of Cincinnati: Adjunct Faculty, Department of Biology, 2002-present; Adjunct Faculty, Center for Prehospital Care, 1995-present
  • The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati: Neurosurgical Nurse Clinician, 1992-2001; Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, 1989-1992; Cardiovascular Recovery Room Nurse, 1985-1989
  • Hamilton County S.W.A.T. Team: Medic, 1995-2001
  • Delhi Township Fire Department: Fire Fighter/Paramedic, 1991-2000
  • U.S. Army Reserves: Retired Major

Professional memberships

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • American Association of Operating Room Nurses
  • Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society