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Scott Yates, DPM

  • Podiatrist


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Dr. Yates provides podiatric services at the MGH Yawkey Center. His practice includes general foot care, arthritic foot care and podiatric sports medicine.



Clinical Interests
  • Podiatric sports medicine
  • Arthritic foot care
  • Podiatry
Medical Education
  • DPM, New York College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Residency, Health Alliance|Residency, Jewish Memorial Hospital
  • Fellowship, Saint Vincent Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Podiatrist
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Waltham: Mass General Waltham
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - other
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - SSN
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - ACD
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare - ACD
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

Patient Age Group


Dr. Scott Yates earned his BS in Biology from the State University of New York (Albany) in 1975 and his DPM from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1979. He later completed his Podiatric Residency training at Jewish Memorial Hospital (New York) in 1980, and a Podiatric Fellowship in Rheumatology at St. Vincent Hospital (Worcester, MA) in 1981.

Dr. Yates has been on staff at Mass General since 1983. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics.

Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Yates' research interests include arthritic foot conditions and podiatric sports medicine.


Orthopaedic Associates/Foot and Ankle
55 Fruit Street
Yawkey Center for Outpatient Care, Suite 3F
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-3487
Fax: 617-724-3384
Mass General/Newton Wellesley Foot & Ankle Center
40 Second Ave
Bldg 52 Suite 1150
Waltham, MA 02451
Phone: 617-726-3487
Fax: 781-487-4003

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