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Dr. David L Skaggs MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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
(4)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Skaggs is Excellent. Dr. Skaggs has been reviewed by 4 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:

  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 
  • Children's Hospital of Los Angeles 
  • 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 near Los Angeles, CA.
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