Dr. Scott Lukens, MD

Dr. Scott Lukens, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Scott Lukens, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Grand Island, NE and has been practicing for 2 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 2011 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

620 N Diers Ave Ste 200

Grand Island, NE 68803

Contact Information

(308) 384-5400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Arthritis
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more than 5% of peers
Fracture
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more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Lukens' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lukens "Dr. Lukens grew up in the Denver metropolitan area loving to hike, cycle, camp, and enjoy the outdoors. He obtained his undergraduate degree from BYU and his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine. Dr. Lukens completed his orthopedic surgery residency training at the University of Toledo Medical Center in Ohio.Dr. He treats a wide range of conditions from fracture care and joint replacement surgery, to arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, and knee. In addition to general orthopedics, Dr. Lukens has a special interest in caring for conditions of the hand and wrist. He incorporates into his practice some of the latest advances in hand surgery geared towards decreasing exposure to anesthesia, and he brings with him tremendous familiarity and comfort with even the most complex procedures for hand pain, deformity, and dysfunction. Dr. Lukens has clinics in Grand Island, Superior, Red Cloud, Lexington and Cozad, Nebraska, along with privileges at CHI Health, St Francis, and Mary Lanning as well as the respective Ambulatory Surgical Centers.Dr. Lukens is an avid sports enthusiast, an outdoorsman, and the consummate family man as he and his wife Natalie are raising their three young children."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lukens "My philosophy is simply to always care for my patients the way that I would want to be cared for.  Orthopedic surgery is about more that just fixing things that are broken, it's about keeping people moving and living full lives. I do my best to help my patients do just that."

9  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Lukens does not have any board certifications listed.

45  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Pain
  • Hernia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • 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
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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14  Procedures

  • Arthroscopy
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Byu
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • University Of Toledo Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University Of Toledo Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

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