Donald H. Vliegenthart, MD, ATP  - Orthopaedic Specialist

First Choice Medical Group

Donald H. Vliegenthart, MD, ATP

Orthopaedic Specialist located in Melbourne, FL

Meet Dr. Vliegenthart

Serving patients in Melbourne, Florida since 1985, Dr. Donald Vliegenthart is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic surgeon with extensive surgical experience in Spine Surgery, Hand Surgery, total joint replacement, trauma and Sports Medicine.  At First Choice Medical Group, he is focused on delivery of non-surgical orthopedic care for patients with back, neck, and joint problems.

Dr. Vliegenthart earned his Medical Degree from the University of South Florida, College of Medicine, and subsequently completed residencies in Orthopedic Surgery at both the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University and the University of South Florida. He was also appointed by President George Bush and HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson to the Medicare Program Advisory and Oversight Committee, where he served for five years.

Patients benefit from Dr. Vliegenthart’s extensive training and expertise in Orthopaedic care. He is able to provide high quality and customized treatment to patients to reduce pain, improve mobility, and improve overall wellbeing. He is currently accepting new patients and accepts most major forms of insurance.


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Serving patients in Melbourne, Florida since 1985, Dr. Donald Vliegenthart is a fellowship trained Orthopaedic surgeon with extensive surgical experience in Spine Surgery, Hand Surgery, total joint replacement, trauma and Sports Medicine.  At First Choice Medical Group, he is focused on delivery of non-surgical orthopedic care for patients with back, neck, and joint problems.

Dr. Vliegenthart earned his Medical Degree from the University of South Florida, College of Medicine, and subsequently completed residencies in Orthopedic Surgery at both the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University and the University of South Florida. He was also appointed by President George Bush and HHS Secretary Tommy Thompson to the Medicare Program Advisory and Oversight Committee, where he served for five years.

Patients benefit from Dr. Vliegenthart’s extensive training and expertise in Orthopaedic care. He is able to provide high quality and customized treatment to patients to reduce pain, improve mobility, and improve overall wellbeing. He is currently accepting new patients and accepts most major forms of insurance.



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  • "Dr. V was very thorough in exam, and X-rays. Explained diagnosis and options for treatment. Very pleased."

    Verified Patient
  • Healthgrades

    "I would recommend him to anyone. He has a wonderful bedside manner and is an amazing surgeon."

    Sydney Stephan
  • Vitals

    "Dr. Vliegenthart saved my left arm back in 1988. He corrected a botched surgery that almost cost me use and or loss of."

    Verified Patient
  • RateMDs

    "Listened to all of my concerns and is working with me to avoid surgery. I definitely found the right doctor for me."

    Verified Patient
  • "I was involved in an auto accident and I have gotten great relief from facet blocks."

    SC - Verified Patient