Dr. Scott Strum, MD

Dr. Scott Strum, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Scott Strum, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Redlands, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University in 1990 and specializes in interventional pain medicine, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

1901 W Lugonia Ave Ste 120

Redlands, CA 92374

Contact Information

(909) 557-1600

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

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

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

Dr. Strum's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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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3  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

26  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

26  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

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Strum to family and friends
68 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (68)

  • 5
    (54)
  • 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 (22)

Dr. Strum is one of the best doctors I have ever had. I have had multiple procedures on my back, and he and his staff have made me very much at ease. He explains every thing and you get it. I highly recommend him. I have more doctors then I sometimes can count. He is awesome.
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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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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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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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He is a great doctor. Very friendly and understanding of my problem. Would highly recommend him.
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