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Physiatrist (physical, rehabilitation)
13 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Derek Scott is Average. Dr. Scott has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 4.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Derek Scott, MD is board certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Head Trauma (Craniocerebral Trauma)
  • Spinal Injections
  • Sports Medicine
  • Stroke

Education & Awards

Dr. Scott graduated from Meharry Medical College, Nashville.


Dr. Scott has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Tacoma General Hospital 
  • Multicare Good Samaritan Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Derek S Scott MD is a male Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 13 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
Where does Dr. Derek S. Scott practice?
Dr. Derek Scott has 13 office locations.
Dr. Derek Scott practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation near Lakewood, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Puyallup, WA and Tukwila, WA.
See Lakewood Physiatrists.