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Dr. J Stephen Scott, MD

Bariatric Surgery*
4.4 (61)
Map Pin Small Overland Park, KS
Accepting new patients
38 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. J Stephen Scott, MD

Dr. J Stephen Scott, MD is a Bariatric Surgery Specialist in Overland Park, KS. They specialize in Bariatric Surgery, has 38 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from University of Missouri School of Medicine and is affiliated with Menorah Medical Center and Lee's Summit Medical Center. Dr. Scott, completed a residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Scott an average 4.4 star rating.

Dr. Scott works at Bariatric and Metabolic Specialists - Overland Park in Overland Park, KS with other offices in Lees Summit, MO. They frequently treat conditions like Obesity along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Cigna, Humana and UnitedHealthCare as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Scott's Office Locations

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    Bariatric and Metabolic Specialists - Overland Park
    5100 W 110th St, Overland Park, KS 66211 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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    Bariatric and Metabolic Specialists - Lee's Summit
    1980 SE Blue Pkwy Ste 2120, Lees Summit, MO 64063 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions
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Obesity
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Gastrectomy with Robotic Assist
Gastrectomy
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Gastroparesis
Intestinal Obstruction
Pyloric Stenosis
Ventral Hernia
Abdominoplasty
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Constipation
Incisional Hernia
Laparoscopic Gastric Bypass Surgery
Abdominal Pain
Barrett's Esophagus
Bowel Strangulation
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Gallstones
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Lipomas
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Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
Umbilical Hernia
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Acid Reflux Surgery
Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Esophagomyotomy
Esophagomyotomy with Robotic Assist
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Surgery for Achalasia
Liver Biopsy
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Abdominal Hernia
Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Fistula
Appendicitis
Ascites
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Benign Mediastinal Tumor
Boerhaave's Syndrome
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
Colorectal Cancer
Congenital Anomaly Esophagus
Congenital Anomaly Intestine
Crohn's Disease
Esophageal Diverticulum
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Hiatal Hernia
Hiatal Hernia with Obstruction
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Ileus
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Inguinal Hernia
Intestinal Prolapse
Ischemic Colitis
Lung Cancer
Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
Megacolon
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Partial Lung Collapse
Pediatric Obesity
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pleural Effusion
Pouchitis
Proctoptosis
Rectal Prolapse
Sclerosing Mesenteritis
Sleep Apnea
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach Cancer
Surgical Weight Loss
Swallowing Disorders
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Weight Loss
Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Adjustable Gastric Banding
Arterial Catheterization with Robotic Assist
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Biliary Drainage
Colectomy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Duodenal Switch
Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Foregut Surgery
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
Gastrotomy
Hemigastrectomy
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Laparotomy
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Pyloromyotomy
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Skin Grafts
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Spinal Nerve Block
Splenectomy
Splenectomy with Robotic Assist
Thoracentesis
Tracheal Surgery
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Vagotomy
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Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Wedge Resection Colon
Wedge Resection Stomach
Wound Repair
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    Insurance Accepted

    • Cigna
    • Dean Health Plan, Inc.
    • First Health
    • HCA Midwest Comp Care
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Private HealthCare Systems
    • UnitedHealthCare

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    Ratings & Reviews

    4.4
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    Specialties*
    • Bariatric Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 38 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1134115637
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Mount Sinai Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Missouri School of Medicine
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    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Menorah Medical Center
    • Lee's Summit Medical Center

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. J Stephen 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.

    Dr. Scott has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Scott has seen patients for Obesity, 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.

    61 patients have reviewed Dr. Scott. The overall rating for this provider is 4.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Scott.

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