Dr. Scott Robertson, MD

Dr. Scott Robertson, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Scott Robertson, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in San Luis Obispo, CA. He is 46 years old and has been practicing for 21 years. Read his story

1304 Ella St Ste A

San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Robertson's Experience

Dr. Robertson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Robertson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Robertson "Originally from Kentucky, Dr. Robertson earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Georgetown College in 1993. Graduating summa cum laude, he majored in Biology and minored in Chemistry while participating in theater and earning scholarships for academics and fine arts. At the University of Louisville School of Medicine, Dr. Robertson spent his first two summers as a research assistant at the Price Surgical Institute. During this time he was awarded locally and nationally for his contributions to original surgical research. After graduating with his Doctorate of Medicine in 1997, he began his residency training in Family Medicine at Scottsdale Healthcare in Scottsdale, Arizona. While at Scottsdale Healthcare, Dr. Robertson was named Outstanding Intern of the Year in 1998 and Resident Teacher of the Year in 2000. In 2000 Dr. Robertson began working for Paradise Valley Hospital in Phoenix and earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Arizona State University in 2001 while serving as the medical director of Tatum Highlands Urgent Care Center. During this time, Dr. Robertson was also a media liaison for Paradise Valley Hospital and a medical consultant for KNXV(ABC) television. Developing a primary care center in partnership with Catholic Healthcare West, Dr. Robertson moved to California's Central Coast and founded Ventana Health & Medical Center in 2003, remaining its President and managing partner until May 2011. During this time, Dr. Robertson was also the medical reporter for KCOY(CBS) television and served three years as the chief of staff of Arroyo Grande Community Hospital. In 2011, he was appointed to a medical directorship for Dignity Health's primary care offices as well as the Physician Advisor for French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, California. Currently, Dr. Robertson is the President & CEO of the Pacific Central Coast Health Centers and Chief Physician Executive for the Dignity Health Central Coast Service Area. Reporting directly to the area Senior Vice President of Operations, this position influences all clinical and business operations on the Central Coast, including: Oversight of utilization management for five acute care hospitals Executive and clinical sponsor for clinical integration network development Clinical oversight of claim denials management and provision of sworn testimony to the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals Support for hospital service line quality initiatives and patient experience Management of at-risk contracting including Bundled Payments for Care Improvement initiative Oversight of self-funded health plans and narrow network development Supervision of physician clinical documentation improvement analysis and education Executive liaison to community partners and Physicians Choice IPA Strategic and operational oversight of the Pacific Central Coast Health Centers Member, Board of Directors Dignity Health Medical Foundation and GEMCare Mercy Memorial Health System He is grateful to live on the California coast with his wife of fourteen years, Dana, and their three children, Sophia, Jocelyn, and Alexander. He enjoys skiing, playing guitar, cooking, and traveling with his family when away from the office."


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  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Conditions Treated

  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Emphysema
  • Heart Disease
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Menopause
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pneumonia


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Georgetown College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Arizona State University College of Business
    Other Education | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Intern of the Year - Scottsdale Healthcare, June 1998
  • Resident Teacher of the Year - Scottsdale Healthcare, June 2000
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Robertson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Robertson to family and friends
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Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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  • 2
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Dr. Robertson's Performance

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Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

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Dr. Robertson accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Robertson has admitting privileges

Arroyo Grande Community Hospital
345 S Halcyon Rd
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
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French Hospital Medical Center
1911 Johnson Ave
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
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Marian Regional Medical Center
1400 E Church St
Santa Maria, CA 93454
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