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Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Deukmedjian

Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(321) 255-6670

Dr. Deukmedjian accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
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Coventry Health Care
Carelink HMO
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Deukmedjian's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Low Back Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deukmedjian treats Low Back Pain more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Deukmedjian treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deukmedjian treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 69% of his peers

Dr. Deukmedjian treats this condition more than 69% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Torticollis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Deukmedjian treats Torticollis more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Deukmedjian treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Deukmedjian's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Bone Trauma
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Rigidity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our mission is to effectively treat back pain and neck pain with minimally invasive techniques using the latest medical technologies while providing the best patient care possible. We provide our patients with the best physicians and surgeons in spin...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
University Of Florida
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Univeristy Of Florida College Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
1998
University Of Florida
Internship Hospital
1997
University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
University Of California At San Diego
Undergraduate School
2004
2004
1998
1997
1993

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's "Top Surgeon" Counsumer Research Council, 2009, 2010
  • Most Compassionate Physician-Vitals.com, 2011
  • Dean's Award for Academic Excellence, 1993-1997
  • USC Barbara Monroe Award-Top Medical Student in Histology, 1993-1994
  • 2011 Patient Choice Award-Vitals, 2011
  • ARCS-Achievement Rewards for College Scientist, 1996

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Dr. Deukmedjian's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Deukmedjian

4.0

Based on 94 reviews

5 Stars
70.2127659574468%
(66)
4 Stars
5.319148936170213%
(5)
3 Stars
2.127659574468085%
(2)
2 Stars
3.1914893617021276%
(3)
1 Star
19.148936170212767%
(18)

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Talks to you about any of your questions. Feel secure talking to their staff. Even advised at first it was only temporary to locate what was to be done for more permanent or rather extended temporary. And also explained how many injections would be required.
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Extremely impressed with the level of care and professionalism shown by all members of Deuk Spine Institute. My back problems were diagnosed quickly and the resulting medical procedures were effective m. I am pain free and able to resume a normal activity schedule.
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They tried to get me to sign a waiver of my rights that would limit the amount of money they would be responsible for in the event they make a mistake in my treatment. That's shady and most people won't take the time to read it and will sign away their rights. Then they tried to book a procedure...Read More
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After suffering for 3 years with multiple doctors and treatments, I found the Deuk Spine Institute. I feel like Dr Deukmedjian and his whole staff really care about helping me to relieve my pain and regain my life. I am scheduled for laser surgery and can hardly wait.
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What can I say?? Dr. Deuk has saved my life not once, not twice, but 3 times now. I had laser neck surgery in 2011 at C5-6,6-7 and was mostly pain free since then. I’ve had major back issues for years. Had a successful fusion in 2008 in Orlando, but then broke my back in 2 places in Feb 2009, 6...Read More
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