Dr. Burton Lasater Scott MD Neurologist

Dr. Burton Scott is a neurologist in Durham, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke Raleigh Hospital and Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. Dr. Scott accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Duke Raleigh Hospital and one of 87 at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Movement Disorder

Hospital Affiliation

Duke Raleigh Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #25 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990–1991

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 1991–1994

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Smoking, caffeine, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in families with Parkinson disease.
Hancock, D.B., Martin, E.R., Stajich, J.M., Jewett, R., Stacy, M.A., Scott, B.L., Vance, J.M., Scott, W.K.

NOS2A and the modulating effect of cigarette smoking in Parkinson's disease.
Hancock, D.B., Martin, E.R., Fujiwara, K., Stacy, M.A., Scott, B.L., Stajich, J.M., Jewett, R., Li, Y., Hauser, M.A., Vance, J.M., Scott, W.K.

Genomic convergence to identify candidate genes for Parkinson disease: SAGE analysis of the substantia nigra.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Lovelace Health Plan PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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