Dr. Everett DeJong, MD

Dr. Everett DeJong, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Everett DeJong, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences in 1989 and specializes in sports medicine.

205 E Nasa Blvd

Melbourne, FL 32901

Contact Information

(321) 725-4500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Dr. DeJong's Experience

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Dr. DeJong's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

67  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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24  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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

  • Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Tripler Army Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Keller Army Community Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. DeJong has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. DeJong's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. DeJong to family and friends
36 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (5)

Dr. DeJong's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I had ACL reconstructive surgery on my right knee. He did a wonderful job, I can honestly say the knee felt better immediately after surgery, and the swelling I had was fairly minimal. Prior to surgery he was very clear and exact regarding the damage to my knee, and the protocol necessary to ensure...more
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Dr. DeJong is the best. I had to take my daughter to see him after a sports injury. I had a small wait to see him which I have learned to expect when seeing ANY Physician worth seeing, an office you never have even a small wait for is an office that isn't taking the proper time with their patients....more
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After seeing several specialists at an academic medical center, I tried Dr. DeJong as prior physicians were extremely compassionate and thorough but could find no reasons for my pain. Dr. DeJong kept me waiting for almost 1 1/4 hours as he dictated other patients' notes; told me he didn't want to...more
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Dr DeJong is a first rate physician & surgeon. He performed surgery on my knee and he took time to answer all my questions and concerns. His office staff is the best also !
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Visited for evaluation of significant shoulder pain. Dr. DeJong explained the shoulder issue thoroughly. Recommended cortisone shot to ease the pain and inflammation. Pain was totally gone in less than a day and range of motion is back to normal.
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