Dr. Christopher Scott, MD

Dr. Christopher Scott, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
(21)
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Dr. Christopher Scott, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Iowa City, IA and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2751 Northgate Dr

Iowa City, IA 52245

Contact Information

(319) 338-3606

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
high
more than 85% of peers
Joint Pain
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Scott's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

25  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

23  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Synovial Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Iowa.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Brown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief Resident, Orthopedic Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 1996-1997
  • Orthopedic Service Line Director, Mercy Iowa City, 2012-Prese
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scott's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scott to family and friends
21 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (21)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Scott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have been a patient of Dr. Scott's for five years. I had my first hip replacement almost four years ago and my recovery was quick and complete. I will have the other hip replaced in the next few months. I like that he takes the time to show me my actual x-rays and other film tests and explains...more
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