Dr. Scott Martin, MD

Dr. Scott Martin, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
(34)
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Dr. Scott Martin, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Boston, MA and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

175 Cambridge St

Boston, MA 02114

Contact Information

(617) 732-5500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

85  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

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

  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Thomas Jefferson Med Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Amer Sports Med Inst, Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital For Special Surgeries-Orthopedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital-General Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • American Sports Med Institute Al
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Martin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Martin's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martin to family and friends
34 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Martin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr. Martin told me surgery was the only option for my hip labrum tear. After surgery he insisted that I did not need to do PT and would not answer any follow up questions via phone or email.. When I went in for follow ups he wouldn't even sit down in the room he was in such a rush to get the...more
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Worst Dr Iv ever seen! Had to file a formal complaint! He was supposed to be the best labral tear specialist in the tri state area! At 1st seemed interested w helping me heal! I let him know I was a very athletic n taught yoga for 7 yrs, yet can't put a sock on my own foot! I wanted a realistic...more
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Dr. Martin has been an excellent doctor in the past. Now it seems he is to busy (?) to answer questions or even email me back thru the MGH portal. He also said he doesn't want to see me again because I was unprepared for the shot! I couldn't believe it...I have been in constant pain for 2+ weeks...more
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Dr. Martin is an excellent surgeon and a compassionate caregiver. I have seen him for knee and shoulder issues and, frequently found the wait times long in the office but saw that being related to the time that he spent responding to patients' questions. His PA Bennett & Assistant Monica are also...more
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He is too busy and too uninterested to take care of his patients. Once he decides their is no surgical procedure to be done, he is unresponsive and dumps everything on his P.A, who cannot answer simple questions correctly.
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