Dr. Scott Masterson, MD

Dr. Scott Masterson, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Scott Masterson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Lawrence, MA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation and pain medicine.

354 Merrimack St Ste 1

Lawrence, MA 01843

Contact Information

(978) 687-2321

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Spondylosis
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more than 83% of peers
Low Back Pain
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more than 79% of peers
Back Pain
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more than 78% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain
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1  Procedures

  • Joint Drainage

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

  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • SUNY Dwnst
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • SUNY Dwnst
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Nyu/Rush Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Masterson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Masterson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Masterson

3.0

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
38.095238095238095%
(8)
4 Stars
14.285714285714286%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
47.61904761904762%
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I would NEVER recommend this doctor to anyone. My husband went to him with severe radiating headaches and was told him it was definitely a muscular problem without sending him for an MRI as I would expect would be protocol in a neurological center. As a result, my husband suffered thru a month of...Read More
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Kathleen Thompson in Townsend, MA – May 20, 2018
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I would never recommend this dr to anyone
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Dec 23, 2017
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I have been seeing Dr. Masterson since 1991 and have found him to be very caring and trustworthy. In all the time I've been seeing him, only once did I ever have to wait more than 3 - 5 minutes beyond my appointment time, and that was an emergency situation. I would and have recommended him to...Read More
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Kathleen Libby in Plaistow, NH – Nov 16, 2017
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I have been seeing Dr. Masterson for lumbar spine problems since 2001, he is caring, he explains everything you need, he takes the time to answer any questions you may have, and he is very punctual. In the instance where I have an urgent need, he always sees me within a day. When doing the...Read More
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Stefanie Bishop in DRACUT – Jan 26, 2017
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I have been seeing Dr.Masterson for over 10 years, he is usually on time, prompt, efficient, and I have never waited for more than 10 minutes to see him.
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Haverhill, MA – Jun 18, 2016
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