Dr. Velma Scantlebury, MD

Dr. Velma Scantlebury, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
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Dr. Velma Scantlebury, MD is a general surgery specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1981 and specializes in general surgery.

4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 2224

Newark, DE 19713

Contact Information

(302) 623-3866

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Hyperparathyroidism
high
more than 90% of peers
Tonsillitis
high
more than 89% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
normal
more than 75% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

34  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Heart Surgery
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Wound Repair

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Columbia Univ Coll Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Harlem Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Scantlebury has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scantlebury's Reviews

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Dr. Scantlebury'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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