Dr. Scott Hofer, DO

Dr. Scott Hofer, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Scott Hofer, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Osage Beach, MO and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.Read his story

1075 Nichols Rd

Osage Beach, MO 65065

Contact Information

(573) 302-3990

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 96% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Dr. Hofer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hofer "Scott Hofer, D.O., cares for patients at Lake Regional Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Board-certified in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine, Dr. Hofer performs arthroscopic treatment of shoulders, elbows, knees, hips and ankles. He also specializes in minimally invasive treatments of sports injuries."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hofer "Good medicine means getting your patients involved in their care. Part of my job is to help educate patients about their orthopedic issues so they can be informed consumers and can become active participants in their rehabilitation."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

66  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • 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
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Wrist Fracture
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29  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • 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 Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Wrist Fusion

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

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Education

  • Arizona State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Western U Hlt Sci Col Osteo Med Of The Pacific
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Tulane University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • William Beaumont Army Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hofer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hofer's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hofer to family and friends
34 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Hofer'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

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (2)

I think reviews are important, as this is what Helps in my decision on who to see and what to buy. I went to Dr. Hofer in December of 2015 for and old injury to my left wrist,which was getting to the point that my hand was almost useless. The Doctor took X-rays and told me that this would be a...more
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This is February 2016. I read all the bad reviews, but needed help and I was referred so I went. I love this doctor. I love his staff too. He went over my x-rays with me. He explained everything,answered my questions, gave me a shot. The doctor and his staff were friendly, knowledgeable, ...more
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