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Dr. Carlos Placer, MD
Physiatrist (physical, rehabilitation), Pain Management Specialist, Sports Medicine Specialist
15 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carlos Placer is Good. Dr. Placer has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.8
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Alternative Medicine
  • Back Pain
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Physical Rehabilitation
  • Platelet Transfusion

Education & Awards

Dr. Placer graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe, Bayamon. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater Orlando


Dr. Placer has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Florida Hospital 
  • Florida Hospital Orlando 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Carlos Jose Placer MD is a male Physical Medicine/Rehab Specialist, has 15 years of experience and practices in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine, Sports Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Carlos J. Placer practice?
Dr. Carlos Placer has 5 office locations.
Dr. Carlos Placer practices Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine, Sports Medicine, and Pain Medicine near Merritt Island, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Orlando, FL and Oviedo, FL.
See Merritt Island Physiatrists, Merritt Island Pain Management Doctors, and Merritt Island Sports Medicine Doctors.