Dr. Scott Herron, MD

Dr. Scott Herron, MD

Sports Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(24)
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Dr. Scott Herron, MD is a sports medicine doctor who practices in Temecula, CA. He is 57 years old.

41278 Margarita Rd

Temecula, CA 92591

Contact Information

(951) 693-1505

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 4 More

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Dr. Herron's Experience

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Dr. Herron's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
4

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction
2

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • 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
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Simple Fractures
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery Reconstruction
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Bursa Injection
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Cartilage Transplant
  • Casting
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Excision
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Foot Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hardware Removal
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Surgery
  • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lateral Meniscus Repair
  • Local Anesthesia
  • Medial Meniscus Repair
  • Meniscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Permanent Nail Removal
  • Post-Operative Care
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Surgery
  • Splinting
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Subcromial Decompression
  • Suture Soft Tissue Wound
  • Tendon Repair
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Care and Management
  • X-Ray

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Springfield College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • U Strn Ca
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • AMA Physician Recognition Award, 2011
  • Patient's Choice Award, 2011
Media & Publications
  • Ingrowth of Bone Into Absorbable Bone Cement, 2003

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Herron's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herron to family and friends
2.9
based on 24 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Herron's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Herron Says:

We are committed to providing the highest quality of care to our patients. Thank you for trusting us to care for you and your family.


Patient Comments (2)

in Murrieta |
Dr. Herron really cares about his patients and he is a great doctor. No one likes to hear that they need surgery, but we all like to feel better.
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in Anza, CA |
I would definitely recommend Dr. Herron to anyone needing an orthopedic doctor's services. He is very professional in his patient examinations and post-surgery care.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Herron accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

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