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About Dr. David L Skaggs

Dr. David L Skaggs, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Los Angeles, CA. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Skaggs has received 3 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

17 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David L Skaggs is Excellent. Dr. David L Skaggs has been rated by 17 patients. From those 17 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. David L Skaggs is 4.8 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Childrens Hospital Los Angeles

4650 W Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90027
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Specialties

Dr. David L Skaggs has the following 1 specialty

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. David L Skaggs has the following 27 expertise

  • Hip Disorders
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Femoral Fractures
  • Bone Fracture
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Arthroscopy
  • Laminectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Osteotomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Joint Replacement
  • Sports Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Kyphosis
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Surgery
  • Herniated Disc
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Congenital Hip Dysplasia
  • Knee Surgery
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)

Dr. David L Skaggs has 1 board certified specialty

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Board Certifications

Dr. David L Skaggs is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Excellent Surgeon

Dr. Skaggs did a posterior spinal fusion on my son, 12 levels, to correct curvature due to Scheuermann's Kyphosis. He did a beautiful job. I was not as impressed by Children's Hospital, but Dr. Skagg's expertise and quality as a surgeon cannot be beat.

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Thank you for saving my daughter's life. We are very grateful to have you!

I would just like to thank you for saving my daughter's life. We were very lucky to have you as Stephanie's orthapedic surgeon. Now, Stephanie is dancing and swimming again. We love seeing her follow her dreams now, and you made her dreams come true. You are a true and incredible person/doctor. We thank you so much and God bless you!!

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015, 2016)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

    Graduated in 1989

  • New York Presbyterian Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. David L Skaggs accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna HMO Deductible Plan CA only
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Savings Plus of CA
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Blue Cross California
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Small Group
    • Blue Cross CA Advantage PPO Preferred DirectAccess Plus
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Individual
    • Blue Cross CA PPO Prudent Buyer Large Group
    • Blue Cross CA Pathway X PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Net
    • Health Net CA CommunityCare Network HMO
    • Health Net CA Individual and Family PPO
    • Health Net CA PPO
    • Health Net EPO - PureCare One Small Business
    • Health Net PureCare HSP Individual and Family Plans
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
    • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 W Sunset Blvd, Los Angeles, CA
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