Dr. Scott Schoifet, MD

Dr. Scott Schoifet, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Scott Schoifet, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Moorestown, NJ and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

401 Young Ave Ste 245

Moorestown, NJ 08057

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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Knee Replacement
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Schoifet's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schoifet "Dr. Schoifet's team approach to total joint surgery has developed into one of the largest and most successful joint replacement programs in the tri-state area. Dr. Schoifet has been appointed Medical Director for Joint Replacement Services throughout the Virtua Health Systems. He is an instructor for Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) for Partial and Total Knee Replacements, both nationally and internationally. He is one of the leading proponents of outpatient Total Knee Replacement in the United States. He currently teaches and trains orthopedic surgeons throughout the country and abroad. In 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013, Philadelphia Magazine named Dr. Schoifet one of the "Top Doctors" in the Philadelphia area"

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

42  Conditions Treated

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24  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Weill Cornell Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • University Rochester Strong Meml Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Philadelphia top doc, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Schoifet has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schoifet's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schoifet to family and friends
42 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

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Dr. Schoifet'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 (6)

As far as I am concerned Schoifet and his practice are a bunch of quacks. By the end of a year I was still having significant pain and when I made the appointment I wanted to see Schoifet himself, not a PA. After much hemming and hawing, his office told me it was impossible to see him. Let me be...more
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My first visit with dr. sure if it was last July 2016 he was such a professional human being and spent much time with me and I was very happy and I would send anyone to him
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Horrible , nasty , not caring .
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Dr.Schoifet and his entire staff made my total knee replacement, a very pleasant experience for a 77 year old male. I was up and walking in three hours, climbed mock stairs in 5 hours. Returnrd home the next day. My return follow up in 2 weeks , I was using a cane for support. Iwas so pleased I...more
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successful minimally invasive total knee replacement, no complications, excellent surgeon!
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