About Dr. Scott Elton MD

Dr. Scott Elton, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Chapel Hill, NC, with other offices in Raleigh, NC and Wilmington, NC . He has 25 years of experience. His specialties include Neurological Surgery. He speaks English.

Dr. Elton has received 1 award.

Rating Overview

8 Ratings with 3 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Scott Elton is Great. Dr. Scott Elton has been rated by 8 patients. From those 8 patients 3 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Scott Elton is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

Locations

Dr. Scott Elton has 3 locations

get directions UNC Hospitals
101 Manning Drive
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
get directions NC State Park Scholars Children's Specialty Clinic, A Service of UNC Hospitals (Raleigh)
4414 Lake Boone Trail Suite 505
Raleigh, NC 27607
get directions Nunnelee Pediatric Specialty Clinics
510 Carolina Bay Drive Suite 200
Wilmington, NC 28403

Specialties

Dr. Scott Elton has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Scott Elton has the following 13 expertise

  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Injuries
  • Back Injuries
  • Craniotomy
  • Pediatrics
  • Stroke
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain Surgery
  • Laminectomy
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Aneurysm
  • Glioblastoma

Reviews

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Four Stars

Great Doc but his NP is horrible she isn't a doc and have no clue on what she's doing. Heck I can study a medical book and know more than her.

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Saved my son's life

Dr. Elton is, without a doubt, an extraordinary, skillful surgeon. In my opinion he is a miracle-worker. He is calm and confident, yet honest about the risks and uncertainties of surgery. I am so thankful for him, as he saved my son's life.

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One Star

Extremely poor bedside manner. HORRIBLE surgical skills.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

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  • Education

    25 Years Experience

  • University Of Pittsburgh School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1994

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More about Dr. Scott Elton

Pediatric neurosurgeon, Dr. Scott Elton is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pa. He completed his internship and residency at Ohio State University and his pediatric neurosurgical fellowship training at the Children’s Hospital of Alabama. He was in practice at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Ohio, from 2001 until 2008, when he moved to Arizona. He is certified by both the American Board of Neurological Surgery and the American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery Dr. Elton is affiliated with the following organizations: -American Association of Neurological Surgeons -Congress of Neurological Surgeons -American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Pediatric Section -American Society of Pediatric Neurological Surgeons -American Medical Association -American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow -Hydrocephalus Association

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