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Dr. Javier A. Placer, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Clermont, FL 34711 (2 other locations)
Accepting New Patients Visit Website
(407) 544-3042

Patients’ Perspective

  • Easy scheduling
  • Friendly staff
  • Good bedside manner

About Javier A. Placer MD

Dr. Javier A. Placer, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Clermont, FL, with other offices in Orlando, FL and Davenport, FL. He has 22 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Dr. Placer is affiliated with Orlando Regional Medical Center. He speaks English and Spanish.

Javier Placer has received the following awards:


Dr. Javier A. Placer has 3 locations

Dr. Javier Placer, MD - Clermont 1804 Oakley Seaver Dr Ste F Clermont, FL 34711
Dr. Javier Placer, MD - Orlando 1724 33rd St Ste 200 Orlando, FL 32839
Dr. Javier Placer, MD - Davenport 410 Lionel Way Ste 202 Davenport, FL 33837


Dr. Javier A. Placer has the following specialty

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Javier A. Placer has the following 13 areas of expertise

  • Injury
  • Chronic Pain
  • Rehabilitation
  • Nerve Damage
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Prosthetics
  • EMG/Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Surgery Recovery
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes


6 Awards

  • Vitals Preferred Provider

    • Vitals Preferred Provider Award
      • Preferred Provider badge recognizes providers that are committed to transparency, responsiveness and great service to patients, and have earned a high patient satisfaction rating.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2018, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008)

    Patients' Choice Award Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009)

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2013, 2012)

    Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013)

    Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)

    Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.


22 Years Experience

University of Florida Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation


University Hospital Of Adult


Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara Facultad De Medicina

Graduated in 2000

Dr. Javier A. Placer Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • Avmed Choice
  • AvMed Empower
  • AvMed Engage
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS FL Blue Choice
  • BCBS Florida myBlue
  • Bright Health Orlando
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Florida Blue SimplyBlue
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership Commercial
  • Tampa AdventHealth and HCA
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Javier A. Placer

Highly experienced physiatrist Dr. Javier Placer, MD, is the owner and founder of his own practice, an outstanding physical medicine, and rehabilitation practice with offices in Clermont and Orlando, Florida. Dr. Javier Placer, MD, is certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and the American Board of Pain Medicine and is an award-winning provider recognized by both his patients and other physicians as an exceptional pain medicine doctor.

Dr. Placer completed a fellowship in spine and pain management at the University of Florida Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation. He serves on the faculty of the University of Central Florida College of Medicine in Orlando. His areas of specialty include physical medicine, pain management, rehabilitation, injectable pain-relief treatment, electrodiagnostic medicine, and sports medicine.

Dr. Javier Placer won the Patient’s Choice Award in 2008 and 2009 and the Patient’s Choice Award for Most Compassionate Doctor in 2008 and 2010. The Consumer’s Research Council of America awarded him America’s Top Physician Award in 2009 and 2010. He was also named a 2019 Elite Doctor by Orlando Style Magazine.

Dr. Placer's vision for Interventional Pain Management is to provide expert physical medicine and rehabilitation supervision to patients who suffer from neuromusculoskeletal disorders. He and his team provide first-class care to patients experiencing both acute and chronic pain or living with disabilities.