Dr. Scott Wait, MD

Dr. Scott Wait, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Scott Wait, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery.

225 Baldwin Ave

Charlotte, NC 28204

Contact Information

(704) 376-1605

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
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. Wait's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Wait performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Surgery
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait performs Brain Surgery more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Wait performs this procedure more than 83% of his peers

Traumatic Brain Injury
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wait treats Traumatic Brain Injury more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Wait treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Wait's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Ataxia
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Biography

Dr. Scott Wait, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charlotte, NC and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery and pediatric neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2012
    Le Bonheur Childrens Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2012
  • 2011
    Barrow Neurological Institute
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2010
    Centre For Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2005
    Good Samaritan Regional Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2003
    The Brody Sch Of Med At E Carolina Univ
    Medical School
    2003

Awards

Dr. Wait's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wait

4.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
80%
(12)
4 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
6.666666666666667%
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In 2013 Dr Wait did surgery on my son and his rare brain tumor. He changed my sons quality of life. He literally gave my son a life. I owe him more than words can explain. Caleb is in 5 th grade and is able to learn and is seizure free. I could never repay this man for what he did for my son! If...Read More
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Dr. Wait has been my daughter's neurosurgeon since being diagnosed in the NICU 4 years ago with Hydrocephalus. He's always taken the time to explain treatment options, go over why one may work over another and has been available for questions as we mull over decisions. My daughter adores him and...Read More
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My 3 year old daughter had a brain tumor on her pineal gland. We were told by her oncologist that it was the most difficult area to reach and a surgeon may not even be able to get a biopsy. Dr wait removed the entire tumor. He didn’t even shave her head. She came out of surgery with a French braid....Read More
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My granddaughter had a tumor removed from her brain. She was 15 yrs old. Dr. Wait did the surgery through her eyebrow and she was out of the hospital the next day. Dr. Wait did a great job and my granddaughter respects him very much. I see Dr. Wiercisiewski from this group.
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