Dr. Louis Scarcella, MD

Dr. Louis Scarcella, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Louis Scarcella, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Laguna Hills, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

24221 Calle De La Louisa Ste 400

Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Contact Information

(949) 770-7691

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Scarcella

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Scarcella's Experience

Dr. Scarcella's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Scarcella's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Scarcella "Dr. Louis Scarcella graduated from the University of the Pacific School of Pharmacy in 1971 with a Pharm. D. degree. In that same year, he received his California State Board of Pharmacy license. Upon graduation, Dr. Scarcella completed five semesters at the University of Autonoma de Guadalajara in Mexico, transferring to the University of Southern California School of Medicine in 1976. Dr. Scarcella graduated from the University of Southern California (USC) School of Medicine in 1978 obtaining his MD degree. He then did his Internship and Residency at Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center. He has been in private practice since 1982 in Laguna Hills, CA – having joined Saddleback Medical Group in 1996. Dr. Scarcella is Board Certified and a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, and is affiliated with Saddleback Memorial Medical Center. He lives with his wife in South Orange County. Dr. Scarcella is thankful to have a full and thriving medical practice, and is not accepting new patients at this time."
Read Less

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

247  Conditions Treated

Read Less

26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • University of Pacific School of Pharmacy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1971
  • University of Santa Clara
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • University of Southern California / Keck School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • LAC/USC Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • LAC/USC Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scarcella has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Scarcella does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Scarcella and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Scarcella's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scarcella


Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Scarcella?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • Under 10 minutes
Dr. Scarcella's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Louis Scarcella, MD
Unquestionably the finest, most thorough doctor I have ever experienced! I have been lucky enough to be his patient for over 25 years.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Tony in Irvine, CA – May 29, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Louis Scarcella, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Scarcella?