Dr. Scott Hoffinger, MD

Dr. Scott Hoffinger, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Scott Hoffinger, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Emeryville, CA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Michigan Medical School in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and pediatric orthopedic surgery.

6121 Hollis St

Emeryville, CA 94608

Contact Information

(510) 549-8480

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Fracture
normal
more than 63% of peers
Elbow Injuries
normal
more than 39% of peers
Broken Arm
normal
more than 33% of peers

Dr. Hoffinger'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
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

25  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Limb Length
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Pediatric Trauma
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Torticollis
  • Wrist Fracture

11  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Gait Analysis
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Limb Reattachment
  • Osteotomy
  • Tendon Surgery

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

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • University Of Michigan Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Uc Davis Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hoffinger has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Hoffinger's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hoffinger'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I don’t even know where to begin. Dr. Hoffinger is god-sent. My child has been seeing him for over a year, and he has been amazing leading the way to heal her congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia. He listens to my thoughts as her parent, plays with my child, and works with us to manage her...more
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SUPERIOR doctor, incredible knowledge, and compassion. Won't lie to you, won't sugar coat it, gives it to you in everyday language. Best of all he'll do everything he can to help. My son has a bone disorder, and we've been seeing Dr. Hoffinger for several years, and after exhausting many other...more
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