Dr. Scott Schulze, MD

Dr. Scott Schulze, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
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Dr. Scott Schulze, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Lewes, DE.

701 Savannah Rd Ste B

Lewes, DE 19958

Contact Information

(302) 644-0940

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Trigger Finger Release
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schulze "Secondary Specialty - Dermatological Procedures and Reconstruction"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

Dr. Schulze does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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.

Education

  • Rider University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Seton Hall University/ St Francis Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Seton Hal University/ St Francis Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Southern Illinois University (Burn Surgery)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Southern Illinois University (Hand/Microsurgery)
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Schulze has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Schulze has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schulze's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schulze to family and friends
3.8
based on 40 total reviews (9 with comments)
Dr. Schulze's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (9)
Really like Dr Schulze, did a great job for surgery on trigger finger. However, when I went in for 2 week follow up, I waited and hour and 15 minutes to see Dr, then nurse who took me back was NOT very friendly, almost rude, offered NO explanation, apology or reason for the long wait, then waited another 15 minutes to see Dr, who spent a total of 1-2 minutes with me, then waited another 10 minutes for someone else to come in and take 3 stitches out. Why didn't he? Guess my time is not important
Visitor in Ocean City, MD |
While on vacation, my trigger finger stuck permanently and I was in a lot of pain. Hoping for an appointment to see Dr. Schulze, he refused to fit me into his schedule, his office citing, "it being a holiday week..." I explained that I had been under the care of a hand specialist at the Phila Hand Center and a scheduled surgery in 3 weeks. I begged for his help as I was in constant pain but they refused. What has happened to physicians who actually care about helping people? Not Dr. Schulze.
I'm sorry about your negative experience & your perception that I do not care about helping people. I have devoted my life to helping people and my patients will attest to the fact that I do care and do everything I can to help them. Since you did not post your name or the date I cannot tell you the situation or contact you. The date you posted was a Saturday but after the holiday. We often double & triple book patients to accommodate them but there are just so many hours in a day.
in Rehoboth Beach, DE |
He has repaired my right thumb and corporal and cubit all tunnel damage on both arms. Three of my friends have also been patients of his. We call him the magic man. I can't possibly sing enough praises.
in Lewes, DE |
Dr Schulze corrected my Carpal tunnel syndrome to both wrists this past summer. My incisions were smaller than 1" in length and I was back to work in 2 weeks after my surgery. Great experience with all involved.
in Lewes, DE |
I would recommend Dr. Schulze to family and friends. His office staff are nice and Dr. Schulze is very knowledgeable. I highly recommend him.
Lewes, DE |
I recently had wrist surgery and I highly recommend Dr. Schulze. He was thorough, professional and competent, resulting in an excellent outcome. Also, his staff were wonderful!...Attentive, friendly, helpful!
in Lewes, DE |
Dr. Schulze is very knowledgable and he will tell you exactly what he can or cannot do for you. He will try conservative approaches first and then progressively move toward surgery if that becomes the only option. Very skilled surgeon and fun and personable bedside manner.
in Lewes, DE |
Dr.Schulze is very passinate and concerning about his pacients. he gives you all the time you need for questions and answers. I had trigger fingers on both hands and now i can use my hands without any pain. He is a wonderful doctor, very compassante, and caring.
in Rehoboth Beach, DE |
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Dr. Schulze accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Schulze has admitting privileges

Beebe Medical Center
424 Savannah Rd
Lewes, DE 19958
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