Dr. Steve Scherping Jr, MD

Dr. Steve Scherping Jr, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Steve Scherping Jr, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in McLean, VA. He graduated from SUNY Upstate Med Univ in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and spinal cord injury medicine.

8008 Westpark Dr

McLean, VA 22102

Contact Information

(703) 287-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 74% of peers
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
normal
more than 74% of peers
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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11  Procedures

  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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

  • SUNY Upstate Med Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Univ Of Rochester Sch Of Med & Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1963
  • Vanderbilt U Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Marquette U Affil Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1970
  • University Of Pittsburgh
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Vanderbilt U Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Case Western Rsrve U/U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scherping Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scherping Jr's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scherping Jr to family and friends
7 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Scherping Jr's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

The best ever, I could not walk and had so much pain that life sucked. I am a new person!!!
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