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Peter T Scheffel, MD Sports Medicine

Dr. Peter T Scheffel, MD

Sports Medicine
Fruita, CO (2 other locations)

About Dr. Peter T Scheffel MD

Dr. Peter T Scheffel, MD is a doctor primarily located in Fruita, CO, with other offices in Fruita, CO and Grand Junction, CO. He has 15 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery.

Locations

Dr. Peter T Scheffel has 3 locations

Red Rock Physical Medicine Rehabilitation 401 Kokopelli Blvd Ste 1 Fruita, CO 81521
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Monument Orthopedics And Sports Trauma 401 Kokopelli Blvd Fruita, CO 81521
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS
Rocky Mountain Orthopaedic Associates Inc 627 25 1/2 Rd Grand Junction, CO 81505
ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS

Specialties

Dr. Peter T Scheffel has the following 3 SPECIALTIES

Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
Orthopaedic Surgery
Surgery

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Peter T Scheffel has the following 5 expertise

  • Hip Disorders
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • Knee Injuries
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)

Education

15 Years Experience

University Of Nevada School Of Medicine

Graduated in 2006

Dr. Peter T Scheffel Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem CO Blue Priority PPO
    • Anthem CO Bronze Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem CO Gold Pathway HMO
    • Anthem CO HMO
    • Anthem CO Pathway
    • Anthem CO Silver Pathway X HMO
    • Anthem PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Health
    • Rocky Mountain Monument Health Tier 1

More about Dr. Peter T Scheffel

Dr. Scheffel believes each patient has different desires and goals when it comes to treatment of their injury. He works hard to assist them. as their surgeon, to achieve these goals and enjoys playing a role in their care. He enjoys the highly dynamic field of arthroscopic surgery which truly requires a unique skill set. He takes a big interest in staying at the forefront of the ever-changing technology without sacrificing evidence-based treatment methods or common sense.

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