Dr. Scott Bell, MD

Dr. Scott Bell, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
(7)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Bell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Texas A&M University in 2002 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1538 13th Ave Ste B300

Columbus, GA 31901

Contact Information

(706) 321-9300

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna

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Myelopathy
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more than 99% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Bell does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Texas A&M University
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University Of Colorado Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • University Of Texas Health Sci. Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Bell has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Bell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bell to family and friends
4.9
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
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  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bell'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
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Valley, AL
I have been in serious pain since Sept with my neck and back. I have tried to get answers\help and I keep getting nowhere. I can't take too many pain medications, due to they make me very sick, so I have to eat Tylenol and Ibuprofen. This eases the pain only for an hour or so. I don't want to be on...more
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in Pine Mountain, GA
I just have to give a little praise report. Before my surgery I had no feeling in parts of my arm, and fingers. Lost use of my right hand and arm. I constantly had pain in neck, lower back and at night my legs hurt so much. Thanks to Dr. Scott Bell all of these all gone!!!! If you need a good...more
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