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Specialties

Dr. Richard Scott has the following 2 specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

    An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
    In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

  • Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine

    If you have a back injury or unexplained back pain, your doctor might refer you first to a radiologist and then to an orthopedic spinal surgeon. They specialize in the spine and can diagnose and treat spinal diseases such as scoliosis. They can also treat spinal injuries such as a displaced disc or a fracture, as well as disc degeneration and narrowing that occurs due to aging.
    However, when your injury or condition affects the spinal canal or spinal cord, it’s typically better to consult with a neurosurgeon. It's worth noting that, while they're both referred to as surgeons, they can also recommend treatments that don't require an operation, such as non-surgical decompression therapy.

  • Expertise

    5 Expertise

  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Scott is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Henry Ford Hospital

    2799 W Grand Blvd
    Detroit, MI 48202

  • Henry Ford Macomb Hospitals

    15855 19 Mile Rd
    Clinton Township, MI 48038

  • St. Joseph Mercy of Macomb Clinton
  • Education

    39 Years Experience

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 1974

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    Dr. Richard Scott is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Washington, MI.