Dr. Scott Wachhorst, MD

Dr. Scott Wachhorst, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Scott Wachhorst, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mountain View, CA. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

701 E El Camino Real

Mountain View, CA 94040

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wachhorst's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wachhorst treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Wachhorst treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wachhorst treats Spondylosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Wachhorst treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wachhorst treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wachhorst treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Wachhorst's conditions and procedures:

Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Wachhorst, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Mountain View, CA. He graduated from University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of California, San Diego, School Of Medicine
    Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Wachhorst's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wachhorst

4.9

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
93.33333333333333%
(14)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
0%
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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Wachhorst's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
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What People Say About Dr. Scott Wachhorst, MD
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I am so fortunate to be a patient of Dr Wachhorst. I had an acutely ruptured herniated lumbar disc. Dr Wachhorst squeezed me in for a consultation, despite a full schedule. His team at PAMF clinic as well as ECH OR were also very helpful; none of them made me feel as if i was putting them out. ...Read More
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Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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MultiPlan
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