Dr. David L Skaggs MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, and Pediatrics.
Dr. David Skaggs has 2 office locations.
Central LA
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
4650 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(3)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Skaggs is Excellent. Dr. Skaggs has been reviewed by 3 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 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 17 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
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Osteotomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fusion

Education & Awards

Dr. Skaggs graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 4 awards.

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

Affiliations

Dr. Skaggs has 3 hospital affiliations:

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

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Skaggs accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - 4 plans
  • LA Care Health Plan - 7 plans
  • United Healthcare - 13 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Molina Healthcare - 4 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 1 plan
  • Care 1st Health Plan - 2 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 78 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans

Languages

  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. David L. Skaggs practice?
Dr. David Skaggs practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, and Pediatrics near Los Angeles, CA.
See Los Angeles Orthopedic Surgeons and Los Angeles Pediatricians.