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About Dr. Scott M Rinella

Dr. Scott M Rinella, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Temecula, CA. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Rinella is affiliated with Loma Linda University Medical Center East Campus and Sharp Memorial Hospital. Dr. Rinella has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

63 Ratings with 25 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Scott M Rinella is Great. Dr. Scott M Rinella has been rated by 63 patients. From those 63 patients 25 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Scott M Rinella is 3.7 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Maurice Shilling MD

41877 Enterprise Cir N Ste 100
Temecula, CA 92590
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Specialties

Dr. Scott M Rinella has the following 1 specialty

  • Family Medicine

    A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
    The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Scott M Rinella has the following 7 expertise

  • Check-up
  • Weight Loss
  • Family Planning
  • Immunization
  • Influenza
  • Weight Loss (non-surgical)
  • Contraception

Dr. Scott M Rinella has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Five Stars

My family were patients of his for about eight years. He was very thorough with his treatments and sincerely cared. I was disappointed when I learned he closed his practice.

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The Best - He Cares and takes the time to listen
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Great office. Excellent doctor.

I really appreciate both Dr. Rinella and his staff for all their attention to my case. I have a lot of referrals for specialists and they are very good about pursuing the obstacles of the insurance issues for me. Dr. Rinella is exceptional in his attention to detail and is available for additional questions. I have recommended him to several other friends. Excellent expereince overall.

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If you want to live, you will run the other direction!

Avoid this doctor and staff at all cost!!! If you value your health and that of your family do not seek any medical assistance from this doctor, staff and firm! The staff will not return your phone calls no matter how urgent your medical condition is. They make excuses like "being on vacation" without assigning anyone to fill-in for them. Do life threatening conditions wait for someone to come back from vacation? No!!! I made several extremely professional and civil phone calls and left messages upon their voice-mail system since you can never get a live person to talk to you on the phone. They were of extremely urgent matters. Still, the staff and doctor would never return telephone calls. After many attempts, yes, I left a couple of messages with foul language on them because of their blatant ineptness, lack of intelligence, incompetence, lack of compassion, lack of ethics, failure to provide healthcare pursuant to their licensing(s), irresponsibility, lack of professionalism and neglect to administer necessary health care. The doctor (Dr. Rinella himself) had the nerve to write me a letter signed by him saying that I must seek a new primary care physician because they do not tolerate foul language (Already in the works, "Dr. Do-nothing!") . You know what, Dr. Rinella? Do you know what is truly foul, vulgar, derogatory, unprofessional and obscene? It's when a doctor and their staff do not allow their patients the proper medical care that they not only deserve but that pays their salaries! THAT is foul, vulgar, derogatory, unprofessional and obscene! Dr. Rinella, you do not deserve to hold a license to practice medicine in this state of even this country! I highly recommend that you seek a license to become a veterinarian in Mexico! As for your staff, I think that they would be better suited for assisting mankind and the general public by getting jobs at In-N-Out Burger! Again, avoid these morons at all cost because, in reality, your life, health and that of your family are at stake. And frankly, they don't give a da** about your health and/or well-being! I can say this from first-hand experience and have the phone records and the dash-cam video to prove my attempts to contact this office and get medical assistance only to be ignored and refused.

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Five Stars

I don't understand these other reviews. I have been with this doctor for years and I can't remember anything but professionalism.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    22 Years Experience

  • Western University Of Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1996

  • Riverside County Regional Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Please contact the office for more information.

Locations & Directions

Maurice Shilling MD, 41877 Enterprise Cir N Ste 100, Temecula, CA
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