Dr. Scott Kitchel, MD

Dr. Scott Kitchel, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Scott Kitchel, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Eugene, OR and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

74 Centennial Loop Ste 100

Eugene, OR 97401

Contact Information

(541) 686-3791

Insurance Accepted

  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Sacrum Disorders
normal
more than 51% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
normal
more than 34% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
normal
more than 29% of peers

Dr. Kitchel'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*

26  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis

5  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Oregon.

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

  • Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University Tex
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Tex
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kitchel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kitchel's Reviews

2.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kitchel to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

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

Dr. Kitchel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I’ve sent several people to him as a result of the 2 low back surgeries he did for me. Surgery center is awesome. Much better than a hospital for care and rest. Home day after surgery both times. Recovery was so great the physical therapists said “we don’t know why he sends his patients here after...more
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