Dr. Scott McClure, MD

Dr. Scott McClure, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Scott McClure, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1979 and specializes in psychiatry and addiction psychiatry.

90 S Cascade Ave Ste 1020

Colorado Springs, CO 80903

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. McClure "Although medications can be an important part of treatment, my treatment philosophy emphasizes a deeper understanding of the whole person, which is based in my psychoanalytically oriented psychotherapy training. Therefore, my diagnostic intake sessions are lengthy, and every so-called "medication management" followup presents an opportunity to enhance our understanding of your complete life situation. People respond much better to treatment when they feel truly understood as a person, rather than as a "diagnostic entity". Of course, this requires extra time and attention to detail...which means that I am not a participating provider for any insurance company. My billing clerk will bill your insurance for you, but you will be expected to pay for each session in full at the time of service. PPO plans will usually send you a check to cover part of the fee, but an HMO, Medicaid or Medicare will not."
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2  Specialties

  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry

2  Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

15  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Counseling Services
  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Suboxone® Treatment

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.


  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Colorado Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Colorado Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. McClure has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McClure's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McClure to family and friends
77 total reviews (24 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (77)

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Dr. McClure's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (24)

Dr. MClure is compassionate and understanding. With his excellent knowledge of the pharmaceutical side of treatment, he was able to get me stabilized quickly. With regular visits, Dr. McClure was able to help me maintain my health for the past 3 years. I am leaving the state and will miss him...more
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I have struggled with depression and insomnia most of my adult life. I met with another Psychiatrist for 15 years and felt still experienced moderate depression and thought that was the best I could ever feel. When I met with Dr. M. he said " let's make you feel great again " and he came up with...more
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i have been fighting my problem and i was at the end with no hope. I went online to find the best psychiatrist i can find and his name came up. I made an appointment and he gave me the right medication and it did change my life. I am still a work in progress and my future is very promising because...more
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I met with this doctor this morning. I am having a severe problem due to a mental disorder. He wrote out what he thought would be good to give to my original doctor. I came to him because I wasn’t getting the help I needed from my original doctor. 375 and no prescription, just a note on what to do....more
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I have been a patient of Dr. McClure for approximately five or six years. I have found him to be very concerned with my concerns and very knowledgeable about what treatment I should be receiving. He listens carefully to my explanations of how I feel and recommends changes in my medication if he...more
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