Dr. Anthony Afong, MD

Dr. Anthony Afong, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(27)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Anthony Afong, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Port Saint Lucie, FL. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 22 years.

150 SW Chamber Ct Ste 105

Port Saint Lucie, FL 34986

Contact Information

(772) 807-9000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Afong performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Afong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Afong's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Afong to family and friends
2.8
based on 27 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Afong's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Port Saint Lucie, FL |
I was in this man's office for 15 minutes. He had on a white lab coat, sat primly with his legs crossed at his little desk. Looked as if he'd been sent from central casting to audition for the psycho doctor in a tv remake of a Stephen King novel, Very nasty attitude. Not certain he even knew my...more
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in Port Saint Lucie, FL |
Such a wonderful Dr.Caring and nice to talk to! I am so glad to meet him, he is excellent!
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in Ft Pierce, FL |
Dr along is caring, gentle and, above all, truthful with his clients. He is highly recommended .
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in Jensen Beach. Florida |
I've been a pain management person since 1980 and seem a lot of Pain management Drs.with all my years of dealing,with PM Dr. Dr. Afong has been the best one (17) to date. I suffer with many disorders such as Reflex Sympathtic Dystrophy, degenerative joint disorder, fibromyalgia, arthritis just to...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Afong accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Select HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Afong has admitting privileges

St. Lucie Medical Center
1800 SE Tiffany Ave
Port Saint Lucie, FL 34952
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