Dr. Scott Powell, MD

Dr. Scott Powell, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o

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Dr. Scott Powell, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Stetson Powell Orthopedics

191 S Buena Vista St Ste 470

Burbank, CA 91505
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
more than 90% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
more than 86% of peers

Dr. Powell'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

39  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia


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9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Powell has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement

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Dr. Powell's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Powell to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Powell's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Powell sent my son for MRI and Xrays. The day of the surgery he cut my son open and then realized that he needed cartilage and a meniscus disc. They sewed him back up and did not complete the surgery. He has been in pain for 2 weeks. I got calls to pay $7500 upfront before surgery. They called...more
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Dr. Powell understood my pain, and his staff took it upon themselves to follow up and make sure I scheduled the surgery. I was scared, and they followed through and made sure it went perfectly. Dr. Powell's work was beautiful. I'm still at 110%, 4 years later.
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When i visted the office for the first time, the whole waiting room had been waiting for an hour and 15 minutes. Patients were expressing frustration, and one man had to go back to work and re-schedule his appointment for another day, There was no sign of any staff being sorry nor accountable, ...more
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