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Scott Caulkins, MD

Scott Caulkins, MD

4.7 out of 5 (357 patient ratings)


Briargate
2405 Research Pkwy.
Colorado Springs, CO 80920

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Phone: 1-719-522-1133
Fax: 1-719-268-2811


Our medical group has proudly served the Pikes Peak region for over 70 years!

Scott joined the Family Medicine team at Optum’s East office in July 2016 after retiring from the Air Force as Lieutenant Colonel. He brings over 20 years’ experience in family and urgent care medicine with him and is a welcome addition to our primary care team! When he’s not busy providing top-quality health care to our patients, Dr. Caulkins enjoys spending time with his family as well as Taekwondo, woodworking, and hiking.

Education

1997ResidencyMalcolm Grow MCAndrews AFB, Maryland
1995InternshipMalcolm Grow MCAndrews AFB, Maryland
1994MDUniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
1990BS, ZoologyBrigham Young University

Experience

2016 - PresentPhysicianOptum
2013 - 2016PhysicianUSAF Academy Family Health Clinic
2006 - 2012PhysicianHurlburt Field Family Practice ClinicFlorida
2005 - 2006Air Force Special Operations Flight SurgeonHurlburt FieldFlorida
2002 - 2005Medical DirectorEglin AFB Family Health ClinicFlorida
2001Chief of the Medical StaffKunsan ABKorea
1997 - 2001Staff PhysicianEglin AFB Family Health ClinicFlorida

PATIENT COMMENTS

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10/12/2022
He is very professional
10/20/2022
good doctor, listens and is very caring
10/3/2022
Always available that helps with whatever the problem is
10/13/2022
Answers my questions and explains what is happening now and what to expect in the future. easy to talk to.
7/15/2022
He is one of the best doctor. Caring, knowledgeable and friendly.
10/3/2022
Always available that helps with whatever the problem is
7/27/2022
Thanks
8/22/2022
Great Doctor with the experience I look for.
8/11/2022
Cares good bedside manor helps being his means
7/21/2022
I really like Dr. Caulkins. He takes the time to listen to my concerns and provides follow-up when needed.
9/12/2022
When the nurse messed up my testing and I had to come in a 2nd time he personally called me.
7/13/2022
Very helpful when he explain things
8/18/2022
He listens, has years of experience, friendly, knowledgeable, I felt very at ease with him. Takes immediate action. I believe his patient roster at this time is full, and I couldn't truly recommend him to others. Otherwise I definitely would.
8/19/2022
Good care
9/22/2022
good wait time, listened to concerns, prescribed appropriately
8/28/2022
Dr. Caulkins takes all the time necessary to explain the whys of everything & answers all of my questions.
9/6/2022
He is very professional and courteous.
9/25/2022
Helpful and skilled
9/30/2022
Easy to talk to and he is very thorough with explaining issues
9/17/2022
Always thorough with comparison to previous visit to current on anything med, overall health or any new concerns. Kind and caring!!
8/19/2022
Great Doctor
9/5/2022
Dr Caulkins is very thorough and caring. He listens to the patient. He follows through.
9/10/2022
He is very knowledgeable & caring.
8/23/2022
Dr. Caulkins explained the X-ray results to me and my wife and then sent both of us for MRIs. He showed concern for our health issues.
8/19/2022
Excellent caring professional, knowledgeable doctor.
8/26/2022
He did a good job. No complaints. Listened to what I had to say and took my questions seriously.
9/9/2021
Always a good experience
7/13/2021
I liked Dr Caulkin. Appeared to be rather caring, empathetic and attentive
6/29/2021
Dr. Caulkins listens and repeats the information to be sure we are of the same understanding. He was easy to work with online and he had my file at hand to reference.
6/28/2021
the doxtor had to act quickly to set me up with an appointment with the covid infusion center and i appreciate that but i didnt get my questions answered because he had to go. maybe a better way to approach it is let me send thus reqiest and i will be back to the call to answer anu other questions and take the time to answer as i didnt know of i had to do any other specifics while having covid
12/30/2020
Very thoughtful, listens and answers all my questions!
5/13/2020
Dr Caulkins is an outstanding PC Physician
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