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Dr. Scott Hoffinger, MD

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39 years of experience
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Overview

Dr. Scott Hoffinger, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Oakland, CA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 39 years of experience. They graduated from University of Michigan Medical School and is affiliated with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford, Ucsf Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland and Walnut Creek Medical Center.

Dr. Hoffinger works at Childrens Hospital & Research Center Oakland in Oakland, CA with other offices in Walnut Creek, CA, Emeryville, CA and Palo Alto, CA. They are accepting new patients and accepts 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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Locations

  1. 1
    Childrens Hospital & Research Center Oakland
    747 52nd St, Oakland, CA 94609 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (510) 428-3238
  2. 2
    Stanford Children's Orthopaedics
    106 La Casa Via Ste 240, Walnut Creek, CA 94598 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (925) 322-8494
  3. 3
    Stanford Children's Orthopaedics
    6121 Hollis St, Emeryville, CA 94608 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (510) 549-8480
  4. 4
    Lucile Packard Pediatric Orthopaedics at Stanford
    730 Welch Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (510) 549-8486

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  • Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
  • Ucsf Benioff Children's Hospital Oakland
  • Walnut Creek Medical Center

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    Jun 05, 2022
    I met Dr. Hoffinger when I was a child, as a child I suffered from transverse myelities, a neurological illness that caused weakens and many orthopedic complications. I will for ever be great full for what dr. Hoffinger did for me and my family. It’s been 16 years sense my first surgery and I can honestly say that because of him my quality of life has improved. Over 23 corrective surgery’s and many medical procedures. Thank you!
    carlos enriquez — Jun 05, 2022
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    About Dr. Scott Hoffinger, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1881673911
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Uc Davis Med Center
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Yale New Haven Hospital
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    Internship
    • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Michigan Medical School
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    Undergraduate School
    • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Scott Hoffinger, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hoffinger is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hoffinger has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

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

    14 patients have reviewed Dr. Hoffinger. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hoffinger.

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