Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD

Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Southern California / Keck School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in neurosurgery.

7955 Spyglass Hill Rd Ste A

Melbourne, FL 32940

Contact Information

(321) 255-6670

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Spine Deformities
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more than 95% of peers
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more than 94% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Deukmedjian "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 spine care that treat a complete continuum of spinal disorders across multiple specialties including laser spine surgery, interventional pain management, and traditional back surgery."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

64  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Head and Neck Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Bone Trauma
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord and Brain Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Instability
  • 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
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12  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laser Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities

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.


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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • 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
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD
Dr. Deuk is kind, compassionate, empathetic guy, and is extremely thorough and competent. I put my faith in him in 2011 when I needed surgery on my neck and I am putting my faith in him again, as I face the prospect of lower back surgery. Doctors with this level of expertise, can sometimes lack ...Read More
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Amy D Ballot in Indialantic, FL – Aug 23, 2018
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I have had the best medical help from this awesome group of physicians, nurses, physician assistants, all the way to the schedulers, appointment setters and office help. This is a smoothly run office and everyone is eager to help. So glad I found this practice!
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Pamela Bullins in Palm Bay, FL – Aug 23, 2018
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First visit to Deuk Spine Instutute and was plesently surprised with Dr. Deukmedjian and his staff. This doctor spent ample time with me and ordered multiple tests to diagnose my current back issue. Hoping that I will be able to comment positively more in the future
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Kevin N. – Aug 23, 2018
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Dr. Deuk and entire staff have been nothing but top notch. A very caring and efficient run office. I would highly recommend their medical services.
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Jerry Hanson – Aug 23, 2018
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This Doctor and all of his partners and staff are exceptional.
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