Dr. Timothy Scott, MD

Dr. Timothy Scott, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Timothy Scott, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine in 1984 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

2623 Shadelands Dr Ste 1

Walnut Creek, CA 94598

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • PHCS
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Top Care Areas

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

Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 99% of peers
Tinnitus
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scott "Timothy Scott, MD, is one of the 300 Stanford Medicine-affiliated providers located throughout the Bay Area. He is board certified in Otolaryngology."

1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

93  Conditions Treated

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36  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Frenectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair
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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 Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Uc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Uc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Uc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scott's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scott to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Scott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Very kind and compassionate. Gave me all the time I needed. He told step by step what he was going to do and what I would feel and he was 100% correct. He saved me after I recently saw on oral surgeon who was all too happy to charge me hundreds of dollars. I highly recommend him.
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Totally bamboozled. Wow. My wife set an appointment for me because an x-ray from my oral surgeon showed a calcium deposit. I was in his office for maybe 10 minutes, he asked me get an MRI. Seemed pretty short and sweet. Then I get a bill for $1,000+ dollars, looking at the bill was $700 for a nasal...more
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Dear Brian Gladden, We are sorry about your frustration regarding recent charges you received. Our billing department may be able to help, please call them at 888-924-1036 so we can try to be of further assistance.

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Dr. Scott came highly recommended by an OR doctor whohas worked with him and found him to be very competent. I went to him for evaluation and subsequent removal of a large maxillary sinus cyst. He lived up to the recommendation in every way. I got an appointment very quickly, his staff with...more
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Receptionist was rude. I was very sick and they told me I could have an appointment in two weeks! I have no idea if the doctor is good, since his staff totally blocked me from coming.
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