Dr. Valerie Scholten, MD

Dr. Valerie Scholten, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 50
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Dr. Valerie Scholten, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. She graduated from University of Arizona in 1993 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.Read her story

5533 E Bell Rd Ste 103

Scottsdale, AZ 85254

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Perimenopause
very high
more than 95% of peers
Breast Pain
high
more than 85% of peers
Osteopenia
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Scholten's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Scholten "Dr. Valerie Scholten is board certified by the American Academy of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has been Arizona licensed since April 1997. Dr Scholten graduated from the University Of Arizona College Of Medicine in 1993 and completed her Internship and Residency at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Dr Scholten is a wife and mother of two. She is committed to patient care and continues to educate herself on the latest innovations in the specialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Her hobbies include traveling, music, baking and spending time with her family."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scholten "To help people achieve health for life."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

67  Conditions Treated

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32  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Birth Control
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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 Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Ne Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scholten has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scholten's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scholten to family and friends
29 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Scholten's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Scholten delivered my twins this year. I was very nervous about the high risk Pregnancy but everyone was very reassuring and they always got me in for same day appointments of needed. Everyone from the front office girls to the Lab technician to the PA Jill all the way to Dr. Scholten and Dr....more
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Excellent, professional, kind and caring service. Staff is amazing as well!.
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I had an appt with Dr Scholten today. I realized I have been going to her office even before my girls were born. My oldest is 13 yrs old. I thanked her for the wonderful care I've received over the years. I have experienced other doctors cutting corners because healthcare is changing. I'm...more
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I love Dr. Scholten. She has been my physician for about 15 years. She delivered both of my beautiful children and could not have asked for a better experience. It is awesome to find a physician who has years of experience and actually loves what she does. I have recommended her to several of...more
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