Dr. Scott Laker, MD

Dr. Scott Laker, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
(9)
Save
Dr. Scott Laker, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Lone Tree, CO and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Miami Leonard M. Miller School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in pain medicine, sports medicine, and more.

9548 Park Meadows Dr

Lone Tree, CO 80124

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Laker

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Coccygeal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Laker'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Laker "I work with patients to create individualized treatment plans to help them reach their goals, whether it be recovery from injury, maintenance of chronic conditions, or overall performance improvement."

4  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine

3  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

82  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
Less
Read Less

11  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Miami Leonard M. Miller School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System Program
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Colorado (University Hospital) Program
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Colorado (University Hospital) Program
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Laker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Laker's Reviews

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Laker to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Laker'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Laker's specialties caught my eyes, so I brought my CDs and test reports to him for my stubborn sciatica and shoulder pain. He and his resident doctor spent good time to go though my records thoroughly, then he explained clearly about my problems, suggested options for my treatments, and even...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
I saw Dr. Laker for back/sciatic pain afte years of chiropractic care. The pain had become so bad that in desperation I changed chiropractors 3 different times in 4 months. Each time I was told I didn't have a herniated disc. After a recommendation from a friend I booked an appt with Dr. Laker and...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option0thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Laker has helped me several times with problems with pain. Each time, he has done a professional job, with concern for my well-being, and making sure I understand what he hopes to accomplish with his procedures.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option4thumbs down icon option2
Flag this
Image of Dr. Laker
Are you Dr. Laker?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!