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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
21 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(5)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Skaggs is Excellent. Dr. Skaggs has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Skaggs, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia
  • Femoral Fractures
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Kyphosis
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Osteotomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fusion

Education & Awards

Dr. Skaggs graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Congenital Hip Dislocation
Fracture Fixation
Scoliosis
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Skaggs has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 
  • Children's Hospital of Los Angeles 
  • Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. David L Skaggs MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. David L. Skaggs practice?
Dr. David Skaggs has 2 office locations.
Dr. David Skaggs practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Los Angeles, CA.
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