Dr. Scott Dunitz, MD

Dr. Scott Dunitz, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
(25)
Save
Dr. Scott Dunitz, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Tulsa, OK and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics.

4802 S 109th East Ave

Tulsa, OK 74146

Contact Information

(918) 392-1400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Carecentrix Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Care Network
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 9 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Dunitz

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Dunitz'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

71  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture

Less

Read Less

36  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Less

Read Less

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

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

  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Mayo Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mayo Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dunitz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Dunitz does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Dunitz and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Dunitz's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dunitz to family and friends
25 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Dunitz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have been a nurse for many years and have not seen a better orthopedic surgeon than Dr. Dunitz! I had a better than hoped for recovery from a total hip replacement.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I had a hip replacement and was up walking in no time. Plan on another surgery in the near future from him.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr. Scott Dunitz is the best, I have worked along side Dr. Dunitz for over 28 years as the Orthopedic Technician at St. John Medical Ctr. I highly RECOMMEND DR. DUNITZ to anyone that needs surgery, Knee, Elbows, any of the upper and lower extremities.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr Dunitz uses an anterior approach to hip replacement with spinal block anesthesia. This reduces the risk of dislocation and minimizes risks of anesthesia. He was very accommodating to my time situation and was able to get me into surgery in a matter of days due to an opening. I am a flyer and...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
My entire experience working with Dr. Duniz and St. John's Broken Arrow has been excellent. I would highly recommend him for anyone having knee issues. I am completely thrilled with my "life changing" knee replacement surgeries (left knee 11/15/2016, right knee2/20/2017)
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
0
Are you Dr. Dunitz?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Orthopedic Surgery
(13)
Orthopedic Surgery
(43)
Orthopedic Surgery
(27)
Orthopedic Surgery
(27)
Orthopedic Surgery
(19)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(29)
Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
(17)
Orthopedic Surgery
(10)
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
(37)
Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
(6)