Dr. Eric Scott, MD

Dr. Eric Scott, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Eric Scott, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University of Maryland in 1983 and specializes in neurosurgery.

6440 W Newberry Rd Ste 401

Gainesville, FL 32605

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Scott's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scott treats Herniated Disc more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Scott treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scott treats Post-Laminectomy Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Scott treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scott treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Scott treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Scott's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Eric Scott specializes in neurosurgical procedures and treatment of spinal disorders. He has been in private practice in Gainesville, Florida since 1994.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1990
University of Florida
Residency Hospital
1984
University Fla College Med
Internship Hospital
1983
University of Maryland
Medical School
1979
Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
Undergraduate School
1990
1984
1983
1979

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Scott's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scott

3.9

Based on 65 reviews

5 Stars
70.76923076923077%
(46)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
1.5384615384615385%
(1)
2 Stars
3.076923076923077%
(2)
1 Star
24.615384615384617%
(16)

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My experience with Dr. Scott and his staff was nothing but top notch care.Dr. Scott is an amazing surgeon. I felt he took time to explain the surgery he was going to do on me which was ACDF with peak cage . He left hardly a scar where the incision was made.He came highly recommended to me by many...Read More
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Dr. Scott was able to help me get my life back! He was always honest with me and he never gave me false hope nor did he ever give up on me. I had been dealing with horrible back pain for two years and had been told by another Dr that there was nothing that could be done. Then a friend of mine told...Read More
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Great doctor, explain everything. His nurse practitioner was just as sweet as he. Staff was very polite.
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Dr. Eric Scott's neurosurgical expertise is the best! He & his staff have been very professional, courteous, caring, & respectful to me & my family. They closely monitored me before, during, & after my surgery. They made sure I was very well taken care of. Me & my family will highly recommend...Read More
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Dr. Scott and his staff were very professional and supportive;I feel that I received the highest level of care. Dr. Scott was very thorough in his examination and explanation of my condition and gave me options for treatment, and I was grateful not to be pressured into surgery for my back pain and...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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