Dr. Scott Hormel, MD

Dr. Scott Hormel, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
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Dr. Scott Hormel, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

601 Broadway Ste 600

Seattle, WA 98122

Contact Information

(206) 386-2600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Sprain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Hormel'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

63  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • 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
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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21  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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 Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Washington
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Steadman Hawkins Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hormel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Korean

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hormel's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hormel to family and friends
18 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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

Dr. Hormel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I have seen Dr Hormel for knee issues over the past 10 years and think very highly of him. He is competent he has great bedside manner I trust him completely. He's also seen my mother for knee Replacements and actually repaired a bad job she had had from a different surgeon he's great!
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Super surgeon. Doesn't jump into surgery as a first option, and is with you all the way as you try different options. When the time comes for surgery, he's terrific, kind and thorough. Can't recommend him more highly for knee surgery!
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I had both knee replacement last year and I could not have asked for a better surgeon and team then dr hormel,Teresa,and Julie. It has been six months for my right knee and 3months for my left knee. I was walking the other day and I was walking normal with no pain which had not been the case in 10...more
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I have had several orthoscopic knee surgeries with Hormel and finally a total knee replacement. He never oversold what the results would be and I fully respect that. It's up to the individual to put forth the effort, with Physical Therapy, to accomplish the desired recovery. It's just a matter...more
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I had patellae tendon surgery with Dr. Hormel and then saw him four times in followup. I give him the highest rating. Great surgeon with very good patient relations. His confidence not only helped me through surgery but afterwards in a long rehabilitation process. Have already recommended him...more
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