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Dr. Eric Scott, MD

Neurosurgery*
3.9 (89)
Map Pin Small Gainesville, FL
Accepting new patients
41 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Eric Scott, MD

Dr. Eric Scott, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Gainesville, FL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 41 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Maryland School of Medicine and is affiliated with HCA Florida North Florida Hospital and Lake Butler Hospital. Dr. Scott, completed a residency at University of Florida. Patients rated Dr. Scott an average 3.9 star rating.

Dr. Scott works at Practice in Gainesville, FL. They frequently treat conditions like Spinal Stenosis, Cervical Stenosis and Herniated Disc along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Scott's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Florida Neurosurgical Associates PA
    6440 W Newberry Rd Ste 401, Gainesville, FL 32605 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (352) 332-0030

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • HCA Florida North Florida Hospital
  • Lake Butler Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Spinal Stenosis
Cervical Stenosis
Herniated Disc
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Myelomalacia
Back Pain
Compressed Spinal Cord
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Upper Back Pain
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Spinal Fusion
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Neck
Cancer
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Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Dural Tear
Fracture
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Hypothalamus Cancer
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Meningiomas
Myelitis
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Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Disorders
Spondylosis
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Torticollis
Transverse Myelitis
Whiplash
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Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Cervical Disc Replacement
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Lumbar Fusion
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spine Fracture Treatment
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
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    3.9
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    About Dr. Eric Scott, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 41 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French
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    NPI Number
    • 1164414884
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Florida
    Residency
    Internship
    • Shands Hospital at the University of Florida
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • Johns Hopkins University
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Eric Scott, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Scott is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Scott has seen patients for Spinal Stenosis, Cervical Stenosis and Herniated Disc, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Scott on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    89 patients have reviewed Dr. Scott. The overall rating for this provider is 3.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Scott.

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