Dr. Scott Boyd, MD

Dr. Scott Boyd, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 53
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Dr. Scott Boyd, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in West Columbia, SC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

155 N Hospital Dr # 200

West Columbia, SC 29169

Contact Information

(803) 935-8410

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Boyd performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Boyd'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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16  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boyd has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boyd's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boyd to family and friends
18 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Boyd's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I recently had to have spinal/lower back surgery to relieve pain from a slipped bone that was crushing my sciatic nerve. My gynecologist recommended Dr. Boyd. I trust this doctor's opinion. I got an appointment with his N.P. Russ who introduced us to Dr. Boyd after reviewing my MRI and we...more
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I had visited 3 other back surgeons and had my MRI also reviewed by the Laser Institute of America before seeing Dr.Scott Boyd. Dr. Boyd put me most at ease and did an outstanding job in explaining before and after surgery the procedures that were done. He used language that a lay person could...more
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I just want everyone to know that Dr Boyd and his staff go above and beyond there duties. I have never meet such a professional group of people in my life. Dr Boyd and Russ are the best there is not enough words I can explain my visit to this Office. They take there time with you and explain...more
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Dr. Boyd, Russ and his team replaced my C6/7 disc and I could not be more pleased with the outcome. Recovery was a breeze, I was home the same day and walking the next am, free of the debilitating nerve pain that I had lived with for so long. I highly recommend Dr. Boyd. My only criticism is that...more
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I was extremely impressed with Dr. Boyd's professionalism and down to earth personality. What impressed me most was my surgery was scheduled later and after he saw my MRI my surgery was scheduled the next morning. His entire staff that I dealt with (Russ McMurray, Maryann, and Stacy, Alisha). ...more
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