Dr. David Skaggs, MD

Dr. David Skaggs, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. David Skaggs, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

4650 W Sunset Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
more than 3% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

12  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteopenia
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

2  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Ny and Presby Hp Columbia Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Skaggs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Skaggs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Skaggs to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Skaggs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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