Phoebe Scott-Wyard, D.O., is the medical director of the rehabilitation department and child amputee prosthetics project (CAPP) clinic at Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles. She is board certified by both the American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Scott-Wyard received an undergraduate degree in behavioral biology with a minor in Hispanic studies from Johns Hopkins University, and both a medical degree and a Master of Health Professions Education from Western University – College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific. “Dr. Phoebe,” as she prefers to be called, completed her residency training in pediatrics and physical medicine and rehabilitation at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati.
Areas of special interest to Dr. Phoebe include limb deficiency and amputation, spina bifida, and cerebral palsy. She is a former Peace Corps volunteer in Ecuador, and is fluent in Spanish.
Dr. Phoebe is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the Association of Children’s Prosthetic-Orthotic Clinics (board member), and the American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine.