Dr. Scott Stephens, MD

Dr. Scott Stephens, MD

Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 37
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Dr. Scott Stephens, MD is an orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery specialist in Columbus, OH and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from The University of Toledo Medical Center in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery and orthopedic sports medicine.Read his story

1313 Olentangy River Rd

Columbus, OH 43212

Contact Information

(614) 890-6555

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Stephens performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Shoulder Dislocation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Rotator Cuff Surgery
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Dr. Stephens' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Stephens "Dr. Scott Stephens is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery, and sports medicine. He performs all aspects of shoulder surgery from minimally invasive arthroscopy to complex shoulder replacements. Areas of special interest include shoulder arthritis, rotator cuff, distal humerus fractures, and biceps tendon ruptures/ tendinitis. Dr. Stephens received his medical degree from University of Toledo School of Medicine and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Mount Carmel Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Following residency, he completed dual fellowship sub-specialty training. His first fellowship was in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy in Miami, Florida at Doctor's Hospital where he assisted in the care and treatment of the 2013 NBA Champion Miami Heat. He then completed a Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship at the University of Texas at San Antonio under the guidance of world-renowned shoulder and elbow surgeons Drs. Rockwood, Morrey, and Wirth. While there, he learned the latest techniques in shoulder and elbow arthroscopy and reconstruction."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Stephens ""I believe that the best patient care comes from taking the time to get to know patients in order to individualize treatment and allow patients to return to activities that they enjoy," said Dr. Stephens. "I utilize the most current operative and non-operative treatment techniques in order to customize the best plan of care.""

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Stephens does not have any board certifications listed.

15  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis

16  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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

  • John Carroll University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • The University of Toledo Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • Mount Carmel Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Doctors Hospital Sports Medicine Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Stephens has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Stephens has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Stephens' Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Stephens to family and friends
21 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Stephens' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

I could barley walk when I met Dr Stephens, I went from someone who spent four days in the gym and the other three playing sports or with my kid, to couch ridden. Doc put me back together again and I couldn’t be more greatful
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DR. STEPHENS HAS BEEN ONE OF THE MOST PLEASANT AND HELPFUL DOCTORS I HAVE EVER HAD THE PLEASURE OF MEETING AND HAVING A SURGERY WITH. HE AND HIS STAFF ARE ALL TERRIFIC AND SO GOOD ABOUT HELPING OUT AND RETURNING CALLS. DR. STEPHENS WAS ALWAYS UP FRONT WITH ALL MY REPORTS AND JUST EXPLAINED ALL...more
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Dr. Stephens is more like a family member than just my surgeon! He cares about me and my family. He strives to get me back to my comfort level in my daily life, activities, hobbies and family interaction. I am treated as a real person and not just another medical case!
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First and foremost, my surgery and recovery couldn't have gone better and that's only possible from someone who has mastered their craft. 6 weeks post should labral surgery and I have 90% of my range of motion back. Pretty incredible. I wish it was diagnosed a bit sooner, as doctor visits can be...more
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I had 2 surgeries on right shoulder with another doctor with in 3 years but no pain relief at all. Went to Dr. Stephens and took some different out of the box tactics to try and help me. Scheduled a surgery with him and i am 6 months post operative and can honestly say that this is the first time...more
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