Dr. Scott Purvines, MD

Dr. Scott Purvines, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Scott Purvines, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chesterfield, MO and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1999 and specializes in neurosurgery.

232 S Woods Mill Rd # 400E

Chesterfield, MO 63017

Contact Information

(314) 878-2888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Neurostimulation
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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19  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Purvines has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Purvines' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purvines

4.0

Based on 32 reviews

5 Stars
71.875%
(23)
4 Stars
3.125%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
25%
(8)

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Dr. Purvines' Performance
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What People Say About Dr. Scott Purvines, MD
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Had neck surgery and he was very thorough explaining the procedure. His office staff was also very helpful.
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Kendall in MO – Jul 03, 2018
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Dr. Pervines was a fantastic physician and did a marvelous job with my spinal surgery. I couldn't be more pleased.
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Mel in Saint Peters, MO – May 11, 2016
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