Dr. Paul Scott, DPM

Dr. Paul Scott, DPM

Podiatry  ·  

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Dr. Paul Scott, DPM is a podiatry specialist in Tacoma, WA. He specializes in podiatry, podiatric surgery, and more.

Franciscan Foot & Ankle Associates at St. Joseph, Tacoma, WA

1608 S J St Fl 4

Tacoma, WA 98405
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 91% of peers
Hammer Toe
more than 80% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
more than 39% of peers

Dr. Scott's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Scott " Paul Scott, DPM is a podiatrist specializing in sports medicine, foot and ankle trauma, and reconstructive surgery. Dr. Scott is compassionate in his approach to alleviating foot and ankle pain and discomfort, utilizing the latest conservative modalities and surgical techniques when necessary. Dr. Scott believes in collaborating with his patients to provide the most appropriate care for each situation. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery. In his spare time, Dr. Scott enjoys playing golf and basketball."

3  Specialties

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Scott does not have any board certifications listed.

9  Conditions Treated

  • Bunion
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Flat Foot
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Deformities
  • Hammer Toe
  • Nail Diseases
  • Neuromas
  • Plantar Fasciitis

7  Procedures

  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Foot Surgery
  • Limb Salvage Surgery
  • Revision Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.


  • California College of Podiatric Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Scott has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Scott has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Scott's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Scott's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

My initial appt with Dr. Scott involved him touching my foot for 1 second and assuming it was a stress fracture.He suggested 2 wks in a boot an ER dr gave me. After that was unsuccessful, he said he would order an MRI and put me in a more restricting boot. A week later, my referral was never done,...more
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Dr. Scott worked on my broken foot and my Son's broken ankle. Great doc who explains things and takes the time to make sure you are informed. His staff is real helpful also.
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So glad I came to Dr. Scott with my toenail fungus problem. He told me how Vaporub daily on the toenails has been known to clear up the fungus. I used it consistently until the toenails grew out. I am appreciative that Dr. Scott did not just prescribe drugs!
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I thank Dr. Scott for giving me my life back. I was unable to do the activities I loved to do so much do to excruciating foot pain. After realizing that this pain is not ever going to go away, Dr. Scott and I reached a conclusion that surgery would be the answer. I had surgery on my foot last...more
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