Dr. Carlos Placer, MD

Dr. Carlos Placer, MD

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Age 47
Dr. Carlos Placer, MD is an other provider in Orlando, FL and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in other, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

7350 Sandlake Commons Blvd Ste 2212A

Orlando, FL 32819

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Placer's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Gait Abnormality
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Low Back Pain During Pregnancy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Pain Disorder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Block
Plantar Fasciitis
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stem Cell Transplant
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Carlos Placer approaches pain management from an individualized perspective and carefully outlines a comprehensive treatment plan tailored to each patient's specific needs. Our practice takes pride in treating patients as we would a member of ...


  • Other
  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


  • 2002
    University of FL
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 2001
    University Hospital Upr Med Campus
    Residency Hospital
  • 1998
    University Hospital Upr Med Campus
    Internship Hospital
  • 1997
    Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine
    Medical School


  • Spanish
  • English


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What People Say About Dr. Carlos Placer, MD
Dr is good but Front desk staff is horrible! Not professional at all and that's a shame people that work for a doctor should be compassionate in their job and treating others kindly! Front desk person is so unfriendly and rude! I have witnessed many times how she screams at people like if they are...Read More
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Went in for sever pain from degenerative spinal problems in shoulder... Dr. recommended physical therapy...one year later I received a $500 bill for drug tests! I would never have agreed to this, as I cannot afford such tests, and I had just taken a drug test for my job for $50. Office says they...Read More
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Group Plan PPO
Emblem Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Meritain Health
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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