Dr. Scott Avery, DO

Geriatric Medicine •  Male • Age 54

  6 Reviews
Dr. Avery

Northwest Health Services

2303 Village Dr Saint Joseph, MO 64506

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(816) 232-6818

Dr. Scott Avery, DO is a geriatric medicine specialist in Saint Joseph, MO. He specializes in geriatric medicine and osteopathic manipulative therapy.

At a Glance

  • Practices at top hospital Patient Safety Excellence Award™ See hospitals
  • Easy scheduling Patients said scheduling was easy. See reviews

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Dr. Avery accepts the following insurance:

Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
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Dr. Avery's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avery treats Fibromyalgia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Avery treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Ataxia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avery treats Ataxia more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Avery treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ataxia With Fasciculations
  • Ataxia With Vitamin E Deficiency
  • Ataxia, Hereditary, Autosomal Dominant
  • Ataxia, Spastic, 3, Autosomal Recessive
  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Episodic Ataxia
  • Friedreich's Ataxia
  • Gluten Ataxia
  • Optic Ataxia
  • Sensory Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia With Axonal Neuropathy, Type 2
  • Spinocerebellar Ataxia, Autosomal Recessive, With Axonal Neuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Avery treats Difficulty With Walking more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Avery treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Avery's conditions and procedures:

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Botulism
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

Dr. Avery's Reviews

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3.0

Based on 6 reviews

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Avery, DO is a geriatric medicine specialist in Saint Joseph, MO. He specializes in geriatric medicine and osteopathic manipulative therapy.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice/OMT
  • Geriatric Medicine

Awards

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68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018, 2017)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018, 2017)
  • America's 50 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017)