Jefferson University Hospitals
Walter J. Scott, MD

Walter J Scott MD

Academic Title

Professor
Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery Abington - Jefferson Health

Specialties

General Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Thoracic Surgery

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Overview

Locations

Conditions

Education & Fellowships

  • University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine, Medical School
  • Internship: University of Chicago Medical Center
  • Residency: University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences The Pritzker School of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Chicago Medical Center
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Medical Center

Years in Practice

38

Board Certification

  • Surgery, Cardiothoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

  • Jefferson Abington Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Jefferson Methodist Hospital
  • Jefferson Health-Northeast

Insurances Accepted

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

  • Aetna Better Health
  • Aetna HMO, PPO POS
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Ambetter
  • AmeriHealth
  • Amerihealth 65
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna HMO, PPO, POS
  • Coventry/Health America
  • Devon
  • Federal BCBS
  • First Health Network
  • Health America PPO
  • Health Partners
  • Health Partners Medicare
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Independence Administrators
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone First
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Motor Vehicle Accident
  • Multiplan INC.
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Tricare Extra
  • Tricare Prime
  • Tricare Standard
  • UPMC Medicare HMO
  • US Family
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

Awards

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011

Locations

10800 Knights Road
Suite 214
Philadelphia, PA 19114
Phone: (215) 612-5050
Fax: (215) 612-5214
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1245 Highland Avenue
Suite 401
Abington, PA 19001
Phone: (215) 481-6070
Fax: (215) 481-6071
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Contact Us

New or returning patients can complete our secure, online appointment request form. A representative from Jefferson will contact you by email to confirm your appointment.

If you'd rather speak with a JEFF NOW® representative, click 1-800-JEFFNOW below. You will then be prompted to enter your phone number.

Call 1-800-JEFFNOW