Dr. Scott Strum, MD

Dr. Scott Strum, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(67)
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Dr. Scott Strum, MD is an interventional pain medicine doctor who practices in Hemet, CA. He is 54 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.Read his story

3889 W Stetson Ave Ste 100

Hemet, CA 92545

Contact Information

(951) 652-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Coccygeal Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Strum's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Strum "Dr. Strum majored in microbiology at UCLA prior to attending Medical School at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. Dr. Strum became a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society during Medical School. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Loma Linda and is an Associate Professor of Pain Management & Rehabilitation at Loma Linda University. He has extensive experience in inpatient and outpatient Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. He is a Fellow of the American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Dr. Strum became board certified in Pain Management in 2004. He has served as an integral part of the teaching program at LLU in Phyiscal Medicine & Rehabilitation and Pain Management for 20 years, most recently as Director of the Pain Management Fellowship from 2013-2014. Dr. Strum has extensive experience in all aspects of pain management. In 2013 Dr. Strum joined Arrowhead Orthopedics on a part time basis to assist with Interventional Pain Management. Dr. Strum is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, the American Academy of Pain Management, the International Spinal Intervention Society, the North American Neuromodulation Society, and the International Neuromodulation Society."

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Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Dorsal Column Stimulation
  • Epidural Implants
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Ilioinguinal and Iliohypogastric Block
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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.

Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • Loma Linda University
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation-Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Strum has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Strum's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Strum to family and friends
4.3
based on 67 total reviews (21 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (67)

  • 5
    (53)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Strum's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (21)

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Dr. Strum is not only an excellent doctor, he is a compassionate and caring man. I first started seeing Dr. Strum when I had excruciating neck pain. Dr. Strum worked with me to find a method of relief that would not aggravate my diabetes. Today my neck is basically pain free. I am very grateful...more
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in Grand Terrace, CA |
I went to see Dr. Strum after having a terrible experience with Inland Pain Mgmt. I had a Medtronic Neurostimulator that the battery had died. Dr. Sturm implanted a new DRG Stimulator AND replaced the battery on my old medtronic leads to a new St John Battery. I now have two stimulators and in 1...more
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in Apple Valley, CA |
Dr. Strum is the best. I had a severe case of Scoliosis which led to a Spine Surgery. Shortly after I developed an unbearable pain in both my calves. After seeing several specialists finally I landed in a place where I finally found help. Dr.Strum has never given up on me even when I gave up on...more
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in Crestline, CA |
He is a great doctor. Very friendly and understanding of my problem. Would highly recommend him.
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in Moreno Valley, CA |
I want to thank Dr. Strum for giving me my life back. For several years I have had chronic pain neck, back, head. I had pretty much given up.Someone told a friend of mine about a Dr. who had treated her for a severe back injury she sustained, she too like me had given up and fallen into a deep...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Strum accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • MultiPlan
  • National Elevator
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. Strum has admitting privileges

Loma Linda University Medical Center
11234 Anderson St
Loma Linda, CA 92354
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