Dr. Scott Oates, MD

Dr. Scott Oates, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
(2)
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Dr. Scott Oates, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and plastic surgery of the hand.

1515 Holcombe Blvd # 443

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Breast Diseases
normal
more than 77% of peers
Wound Repair
normal
more than 69% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 52% of peers

Dr. Oates'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Grafts
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Northwestern University Meml Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Northwestern University Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Tex Houston/Hermann/Lbj/Mda/St Joseph
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Med College Of Wisconsin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Oates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Oates' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Oates to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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Dr. Oates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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