Dr. Scott Palmer, MD

Neurology •  Male • Age 45

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Scott Palmer, MD is a Neurology Specialist in Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Palmer has more experience with Spine and Pain Management than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with Mayo Clinic. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Palmer to book an appointment.


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Mayo Clinic - Florida

Jacksonville - Neurology4500 San Pablo Rd S Jacksonville, FL 32224
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FL – Mar 07, 2019
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He listened to all of my husband’s pain issues and problems which were lengthy. He came up with some options. So far we are VERY pleased with seeing him.
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Not caring. Very sarcastic. Very cocky. Would never put myself in his hands. Look elsewhere.
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(904) 717-0208

Dr. Palmer accepts the following insurance:

Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
BlueDental Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Open Access POS
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Spine

Spine specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the bones of the spine, including degenerative spine disease, herniated discs, stenosis, and fractured vertebrae, with treatments including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.

Typically treats 70% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Osteoarthritis of Spine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Osteoarthritis of Spine more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Spondylosis more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Pain Management

Pain management specialists diagnose and treat pain and pain-related conditions through procedures including medication, electrical stimulation, physical therapy, and alternative therapies such as acupuncture.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 14 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Palmer treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Trigger Point Injection
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer performs Trigger Point Injection more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Palmer performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

Spinal Nerve Block
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Palmer performs Spinal Nerve Block more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Palmer performs this procedure more than 80% of their peers

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Dr. Palmer's conditions and procedures:

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Botox® Injection
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cancer Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neurological Testing
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stroke
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo

About Me

Biography

Conditions treated Pain

Procedures performed Pain management

Interests Pain management

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Miami
Medical School

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Medical Student Scholarship - American Society of Hematology, 2000
  • Magna cum laude - University of Florida, 1997
  • Travel Award - Neurology Resident Scholar Program, 2005
  • Travel Scholarship - American Headache Society Regional Meeting, 2007
  • Resident Travel Scholarship - American Academy of Neurology, 2007

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Memberships & Affiliations

  • Across the Globe Medical Outreach to Honduras, Medical Director
  • American Academy of Neurology, Member
  • American Academy of Pain Management, Member
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, Member
  • Pain Medicine Clinical Competency Committee - Department of Pain Medicine, Chair
  • Pain Medicine Research Committee - Department of Pain Medicine, Member
  • Pain Section - American Academy of Neurology, Member
  • Quality of Life Working Group - American Academy of Neurology, Member

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Mayo Clinic

Jacksonville, FL

88% Patient experience rating, 19% higher than the national average

  • America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Stroke Care Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)
  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)