Dr. Scot Scheffel, MD

Dr. Scot Scheffel, MD

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Dr. Scot Scheffel, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Boise, ID and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from UNIV OF WA SCH OF MED in 1996 and specializes in sports medicine.Read his story

1188 W University Dr

Boise, ID 83706

Contact Information

(208) 336-8250

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
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Dr. Scheffel's Experience

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Dr. Scheffel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Scheffel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Scheffel "Dr. Scheffel graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno, with high distinction. He joined Drs. Wade and Lewis in September of 2000 to pursue the treatment of medical and orthopedic sports related conditions. He is a team physician for Boise State University and Centennial High School. Dr. Scheffel is an Associate Clinical Professor for the University of Washington. He is also the Director for the primary care sports medicine fellowship and oversees the sports medicine training for local family medicine residents. He enjoys golfing, skiing, mountain biking, and spending time with his family."

1  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Finger Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture

11  Procedures

  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Idaho.

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

  • University of Nevada, Reno
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • UNIV OF WA SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Fp Res Of Idaho
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Fp Res Of Idaho
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Primary Care Sports Med of Idaho
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scheffel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scheffel's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scheffel to family and friends
6 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Scheffel'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 (2)

Dr. Sheffel has treated me for several problems involving my knee, lower back, SI joint, and torn shoulder labrum. He listens, evaluates and treats the problem. He has a vast experience of working with athletes so his goal is to get you back to doing what it is you love to do. He has also...more
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Dr. Scheffel is a problem solver. He didn't just assume he knew what was wrong, but really looked at what was going on and took me seriously. I've gone to him for a couple of out-of-the ordinary things that other doctors brushed me off about. He listened, did some quick on-site tests, and came...more
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