Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD

Dr. Ara Deukmedjian, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
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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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Top Care Areas

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

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

Dr. Deukmedjian's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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.

Education

  • 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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Dr. Deukmedjian's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deukmedjian to family and friends
71 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (71)

  • 5
    (47)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (17)

Dr. Deukmedjian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

The best neuro spine surgeon there is. Can't say enough about this guy as he was able to fix my wife's neck pain and arm pain. Thank you to Dr. Deuk and his tremendous staff for being the best out there.
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The facility is amazing and the staff are even better. Thanks to Dr. Deuk for fixing my neck with his back surgery that he did for me. I am eternally thankful. I had leg pain and back pain for 15 years. Now I am 1 year after surgery and feeling the best I have ever felt. If you have pain go and see...more
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Cares about his patients. I have surgery scheduled for next month. I wouldn’t trust anyone else do take care of my neck.
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I went in to see Dr Deuk for a consultation for a bad disc and pinched Spinal cord on a Wednesday afternoon. He was extremely concerned with my pain levels and was able to get me in the next morning for an immediate surgery. Dr Deuk and his staff were absolutely incredible, serviced my every need...more
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Do NOT use anyone in this office!! All they want to do is expensive procedures! I know exactly what type of MRI scans I need, they would NOT schedule them. If they would have done their procedures without them, I could have been extremely injured!! Do not go here!!
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