Dr. Scot Scheffel, MD

Dr. Scot Scheffel, MD

Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 48
(6)
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Dr. Scot Scheffel, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in Boise, ID. He is 48 years old and has been practicing for 18 years.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
  • 7 More

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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."
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Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
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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
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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 Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation 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

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

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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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)

in boise, id |
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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Dr. Scheffel accepts 16 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
    Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • PacificSource
  • Principal Life
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Scheffel has admitting privileges

St. Luke's Boise Medical Center
190 E Bannock St
Boise, ID 83712
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Saint Alphonsus Regional Medical Center
1055 N Curtis Rd
Boise, ID 83706
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Treasure Valley Hospital
8800 W Emerald St
Boise, ID 83704
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