Dr. Richard Scott MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Richard Scott is an orthopedic surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. He is one of 39 doctors at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital and one of 82 at Brigham and Women's Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Ranked #17 in Orthopedics

Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #4 in Orthopedics

New England Baptist Hospital
Ranked #15 in Orthopedics

Morristown Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1968 - 1969

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1969 - 1974

Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Exome sequencing identifies BRAF mutations in papillary craniopharyngiomas.
Brastianos, P. K.,Taylor-Weiner, A.,Manley, P. E.,Jones, R. T.,Dias-Santagata, D.,Thorner, A. R.,Lawrence, M. S.,Rodriguez, F. J.,Bernardo, L. A.,Schubert, L.,Sunkavalli, A.,Shillingford, N.,Calicchio, M. L.,Lidov, H. G.,Taha, H.,Martinez-Lage, M.,Santi, M.,Storm, P. B.,Lee, J. Y.,Palmer, J. N.,Adappa, N. D.,Scott, R. M.,Dunn, I. F.,Laws, E. R.,Stewart, C.,Ligon, K. L.,Hoang, M. P.,Van Hummelen, P.,Hahn, W. C.,Louis, D. N.,Resnick, A. C.,Kieran, M. W.,Getz, G.,Santagata, S.

Pial synangiosis in patients with moyamoya younger than 2 years of age.
Jackson, E. M.,Lin, N.,Manjila, S.,Scott, R. M.,Smith, E. R.

Diagnosis and indications for treatment of unicompartmental arthritis.
Palumbo, B. T.,Scott, R. D.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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