Dr. Samuel Scott, MD

Dr. Samuel Scott, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Samuel Scott, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Portland, ME and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.

1601 Congress St

Portland, ME 04102

Contact Information

(207) 774-5113

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 97% of peers
Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 96% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 92% 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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

33  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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17  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maine.

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

  • Hampshire College, BA
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Dartmouth
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Dartmouth
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Roosevelt Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scott's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scott to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Scott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have been Dr. Scott 's patient since 1996. Had three surgeries and had great success With all three. I highly recommend him. Great bedside manners.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Scotts for over 25 years. He has done several hand surgeries thru the years. He has replaced several knuckles, fused some finger tips, and 3 surgeries on the base of my thumbs. He has excellent patient bed side manners and very personable. Does not rush you thru...more
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