Dr. Scott Allen Rushton MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Scott Rushton is an orthopedic surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Hospital. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 40 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 27 at Pennsylvania Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Pennsylvania Hospital
Ranked #34 in Orthopedics

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Ranked #35 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1994 - 1998

Pennsylvania Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1993 - 1994

Jefferson Medical College
Class of 1993

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

NJ State Medical License
Active through 2015

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

The prevalence of indications and contraindications to cervical total disc replacement.
Auerbach, J.D., Jones, K.J., Fras, C.I., Balderston, J.R., Rushton, S.A., Chin, K.R.

Posterior cervical arthrodesis for subacute odontoid fracture in a patient with osteopetrosis: case report.
Auerbach, J.D., McCormick, F.L., Mehta, S., Brummett, R.S., Rushton, S.A.

Intramedullary injection of contrast into the cervical spinal cord during cervical myelography: a case report.
Simon, S.L., Abrahams, J.M., Sean Grady, M., LeRoux, P.D., Rushton, S.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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