Dr. Scott Fuchs, MD

Dr. Scott Fuchs, MD

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Gastroenterology  ·  
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68 y/o
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Dr. Scott Fuchs, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Coral Springs, FL and has been practicing for 39 years. He specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

Digestive CARE

3001 Coral Hills Dr Ste 250

Coral Springs, FL 33065
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • America's Health Insurance Plans
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Fuchs' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Abdominal Disorders
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuchs treats Abdominal Disorders more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Fuchs treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuchs treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 97% of his peers

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

Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Fuchs treats Hemorrhoids more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fuchs treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Fuchs' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Biliary Atresia
Biliary Disorders
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Capsule Endoscopy
Celiac Disease
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cirrhosis
Colon Cancer
Colon Cancer Screening
Colonoscopy
Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopic Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Dilation
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Diverticulum
Esophageal Ulcer
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Fecal Impaction Removal
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Gastroparesis
Heartburn
Hemochromatosis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Non-Neonatal Jaundice
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Pouchitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Reflux Esophagitis
Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomal Ulcer
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our commitment is to ensure the South Florida Community receives the ultimate access to a broad range of high-quality gastroenterology services including diagnostics and treatments. Dedicated to excellence in gastroenterology care, we are sure you'll find that our Digestive CARE physicians are among the very best in Florida.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

  • 1979
    University Miami Affil Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital
    1979
  • 1977
    University Miami Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital
    1977
  • 1975
    University Miami Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital
    1975
  • 1974
    Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1974
  • 1970
    City University NY
    Undergraduate School
    1970

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Fuchs' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Fuchs

3.7

Based on 10 reviews

5 Stars
60%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
10%
(1)
2 Stars
10%
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1 Star
20%
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Fuchs' Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Fuchs, was a true professional, very friendly and knowledgeable. The scheduling department was another question?? They kept confusing the colonoscopy for an endoscopy. I found the representative Sandy, that we were assigned to rude and extremely kurt! Kindness goes along way Sandy. Making...Read More
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He told me he didn’t think I had Chrons after I have been suffering with it for 15 years?? I switched doctors.
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Dr. Fuchs became my doctor in 2003 when I was almost overwhelmed by my colitis and that turned out to be one of the best days of my life - from that point forward, my health literally did a 180. I had the best stretch of health I have ever had since I first developed UC in 1986. Dr. Fuchs is a...Read More
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Dr. Fuchs himself is great! He explained the colonoscopy procedure and prep to me wonderfully. He is friendly and attentive. His medical assistant, on the other hand, leaves much to be desired. Don't expect a call back by the end of the business day as her message says - probably best to not expect...Read More
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The first thing is that he discovered a polph attached to the wall of my colon that was very difficult to find and turned out to be cancerous. I have been under his care for about twenty years. He is a hero to me personally.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
America's Health Choice
America's Health Insurance Plans
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
AvMed
Beech Street (Multiplan)
PPO Next PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Careplus
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Coventry Health Care
SouthCare
Dimension Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Florida Health Administrators
Galaxy Health Network
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
Guardian
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
HealthPartners
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
Integrated Health Plan (IHP)
Mutual of Omaha
NALC Health Benefit Plan
Oxford Health Plans
PHCS
POMCO Group
Preferred Care Partners
Preferred Medical Plan
Sanus Health
Total Health Choice
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UniCare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Health and Wellness Network
USA Managed Care Organization
Vista Health Plan
WellCare

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