Dr. Clark Metzger Sr, MD

Dr. Clark Metzger Sr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Clark Metzger Sr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Pensacola, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.Read his story


4012 N 9th Ave

Pensacola, FL 32503
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Metzger Sr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Metzger Sr "Dr. Metzger earned his medical degree from the University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences in Memphis. His post-graduate training included an internship in General Surgery at the University of South Alabama Medical Center in Mobile and a residency in Orthopedic Surgery, also at the University of South Alabama. In addition, Dr. Metzger completed a Spine Surgery Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. A member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and the American Medical Association, Dr. Metzger was in private practice in Alabama prior to joining the West Florida Medical Group and the Medical Staff at West Florida Hospital."

7  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Neck
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Limb Cramp
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Fusion Posterior Lumbosacral Blepharoptosis

25  Procedures

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.


  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University of South AL
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University of South Alabama Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Metzger Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Metzger Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Metzger Sr to family and friends
40 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

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  • 1

Dr. Metzger Sr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

At 26/27 years of age hurt my lower back as a lineman - fusion L4/L5/S1 at the age of 27 in 2001 later L2&L3 DDD & spinal stenosis- I took pain pills, and pushed on to provide for my family- I was pulling a MH lid and hurt something at T-10 level- after 2 epidural's, facet ablation- all temp...more
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Dr Metzger has been both my, and my husband's doctor. He performed operations on my husband to combat stenosis, as well as performing laminectomy. He also implanted spinal cord stimulator(s) on my husband for his stinosis pain, and on myself for pain from a motor vehicle accident 11years ago. I...more
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Where do I begin? Never had a single problem with my back prior to three years ago and then Wham!! With no warning I began to get periodic back pain which became constant and the pain from the nerve endings sometimes seemed to wrap around to the sides and front. Pain Management (Dr. Buchalter)...more
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Yes I would recommend this doctor to any person needing a spinal cord stimulator
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