Robert E Scott MD Inc APMC

Specializing in Sports & Pain Medicine in San Diego, CA since 1996.

About Dr. Scott

Dr. Scott is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation with subspecialty training and certifications in Sports Medicine and Pain Medicine. He graduated from the University of California at Berkeley in 1986 and obtained his medical degree at George Washington University in 1990. He completed residency training at UCLA in 1994 and completed an interventional pain medicine fellowship with the Rehabilitation Associates of Colorado in 2001. He is licensed in California, Arizona, and in Colorado. He has practiced in San Diego, California since 1996 and additionally in Yuma, Arizona since 2014.

Dr. Scott provides non-surgical care for a variety of musculoskeletal injuries with special interest in the treatment of spinal disorders. He has primarily worked in the sports orthopedic setting as opposed to the chronic pain management setting. Dr. Scott’ treats with the “Return to Sport” or “Return to Work” goals in mind.

Our Patients Say

Dr. Scott and Staff always go above and beyond in helping my husband's and my needs. He's compassionate , understanding and his medical knowledge and skills are exceptional. Vincent his assistant is the best. He's very thoroughly and helpful. I highly recommend Dr. Robert Scott's office.
Lan T.Source: Google
I have absolutely no reservations in recommending Dr. Robert Scott Jr. for medical treatment. Dr. Scott is a caring professional who always takes the time to explain to me, the nature of my problems and my treatment options. Any questions or concerns that I have, are promptly addressed. He has treated me for different issues and when necessary, has coordinated treatment with other health care professionals. I feel that I am receiving the best possible care. Re his staff: they are always very professional, courteous, helpful, and friendly.
Susan T.Source: Google
I am so thankful for Dr. Scott and his kind staff. They went out of their way to get a procedure authorized for me as quickly as possible even though I knew it was a long shot! I would recommend Dr. Scott to anyone in pain seeking increased mobility through non-surgical measures.
Madeleine M.Source: Google


Thank you for your patience with our office during the COVID-19 pandemic. Our office is fully open, and we will continue to see patients without delay and in the safest possible manner.

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