Dr. Scott Bolhack

Wound care
Tucson, AZ
34 years experience male

Locations

Office

Tucson, AZ

Address

6130 North La Cholla Blvd, Suite 111, Tucson, AZ
Directions

My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

Medicaid

About

Bio

Scott M. Bolhack, MD, MBA, CMD, CWS, FACP, FAAP, has practiced in Pima County since 1992. He currently serves as medical director and/or quality improvement consultant for several skilled nursing facilities, assisted living establishments, hospice providers, and a wound care center. Dr. Bolhack is board certified in internal medicine, hospice & palliative care, and pediatrics. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Pediatrics. He is a member of the American College of Physician Executives and the American Medical Directors Association. In addition he is a Certified Medical Director and a Certified Wound Specialist. Dr. Bolhack is President and CEO of TLC HealthCare™ Companies which includes: TLC HealthCare™ Medical Group, TLC HealthCare™ Consulting, TLC HealthCare™ Wound Specialists and TLC HealthCare™ Quality Improvement Organization. He is a clinical assistant professor with the Department of Medicine at the University of Arizona. He speaks nationally to share his professional expertise with other healthcare professionals. In addition, he has participated in process and clinical research and presented multiple scientific posters in the areas of quality improvement, wounds, subacute and long term care. He also serves as an expert witness in regards to medical – legal matters. You are invited to visit the TLC website located at www.tlchealthcarecompanies.com for more information.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Wound care

Geriatrics

Internal Medicine, Board Certified

Palliative Care, Board Certified

Pediatrics, Board Certified

Doctor Q&A

885 Answers
136 Agrees
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Hyperbaric: It does not cure most diseases. There are only a limited number of conditions that hyperbaric has shown to help as an adjunctive therapy including dia ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Hyperbaric Brain: There is no evidence that hyperbaric oxygen works on these types of problems. There are specialists that do offer this therapy to patients but you sho ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Diabetic Foot Treat: Do not try to treat a diabetic foot infection with home remedies without at least having a professional observing as the consequences of an unsuccessf ... Read More

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Mar 16, 2017
excellent, evidence-based answers put clearly for patients in a compassionate tone
Aug 24, 2013
Knowledgeable answers, caring and dedicated
May 28, 2014
Very accurate and timely responses.
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I appreciate the reply. This piercers sanitary measures were the best I've seen. It looked like he was prepping for surgery. All tools and the jewelry were sterile. Most piercers always push 1 particu...Read More
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the skin around the wound is excoriated by all the weeping:( wound care clinic has no clue as to why this is happening..but it is, its tormenting me, every 3 hours changing the dressing because it soa...Read More
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I have been battling cellulitis for just over a year now. I have had it in my left eye 2 times, on my face, and on both arms.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, NY
Graduated 1986MD

Residency

STATEN ISLAND UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL
Completed 1990

Awards

Physician’s Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education American Medical Association, June 2000 – June 2003
April 6-9, 2003 Howard Guterman Award for Best Poster Bolhack SM, Smith M, Grant S. “Utilizing AMDA Clinical Practice Guidelines. Three CPGs Selected for Development of Implementation Packets” AMDA 2003 Annual Symposium, Orlando, Florida
September 18, 2003 6th Annual Wells Fargo Copper Cactus Awards Tucson Long Term Care Medical Group, Inc., Scott M. Bolhack, MD, CEO Winner in the Business Growth Category 1-19 employees

Affiliations

TLC HealthCare Wound Specialists
TLC HealthCare Medical Group
TLC HealthCare Consulting Group
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