Dr. Velma Scantlebury, MD

Dr. Velma Scantlebury, MD

General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Velma Scantlebury, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Newark, DE. She is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

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
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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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Specialties

  • General Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
34

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Aneurysm
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Fracture
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thrombosis
  • Tonsillitis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Disease

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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

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Scantlebury to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Scantlebury accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Select
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Southern Health PPO
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Scantlebury has admitting privileges

Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown-Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718
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