Dr. William Porter McRoberts, MD - Fort Lauderdale, FL - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine Open Now

Dr. William Porter McRoberts, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308 (1 other location)
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(954) 906-4181

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  • On-time appointments
  • Good bedside manner

About William Porter McRoberts MD

Dr. William Porter McRoberts, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Fort Lauderdale, FL, with another office in Marathon, FL. He has 26 years of experience. His specialties include Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Pain Medicine. Dr. McRoberts is affiliated with Broward Health Medical Center. He speaks English.


Dr. William Porter McRoberts has 2 locations

Florida Spine Specialists

6000 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

Florida Spine Specialist

13365 Overseas Hwy Ste 104 Marathon, FL 33050

Specialty Expertise

Dr. William Porter McRoberts has the following 18 areas of expertise

  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Facial Pain (Facial Neuralgia)
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Acute Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Neck Injuries
  • Orthopedic Procedures
  • Pain
  • Sports Medicine
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Spine Inflammation (Spondylarthropathies)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Sciatic Neuropathy


26 Years Experience

University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine

Graduated in 2001

University of Kentucky, Department of Medical Anthropology

Graduated in 1997

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency, Loma Linda University

Graduated in 2005

ACGME Interventional Spine and Pain Medicine Fellowship, Emory University

Graduated in 2006

Insurance Plans Accepted by Dr. William Porter McRoberts

  • Aetna
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS FL Blue Choice
  • BCBS Florida myBlue
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Champus Tricare
  • Cigna
  • Corvel
  • Coventry First Health (Commercial)
  • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
  • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Florida Blue BlueSelect
  • Florida Blue SimplyBlue
  • Great-West
  • Guardian
  • Oscar Insurance FL
  • Three Rivers Provider Network (TRPN)
  • Tricare Humana Military
  • United Health Care - Commercial
  • Work Comp
  • Work Comp Beech Street
  • Work Comp CorVel
  • Workers Compensation

More about Dr. William Porter McRoberts

William Porter McRoberts, M.D. is an Interventional Physiatrist, double board certified in Physiatry, which is a cross between neurology and orthopedics, and Interventional Spine and Pain, a cross of neurosurgery and anesthesiology.

Dr. McRoberts is particularly interested in finding the cause of pain, appropriately diagnosing it, and making a treatment plan that has lasting results. He specializes in the minimally invasive neurosurgical treatment of pain.

Even having completed over 50,000 surgeries, written over 45 articles, and has more than 36 years of training, Dr. McRoberts wants you to know that he is skilled and passionate about his work, but more importantly, he is dedicated to his patients.  With support from his excellent staff and high-quality treatment plans, his patients' care always comes first.  He understands that picking a doctor can be challenging but when you choose Dr. Mcroberts and his team, you are in good hands.

Having recently returned from a sailing and research sabbatical, Dr. McRoberts has joined Florida Spine Specialists practicing Interventional Physiatry treating acute and chronic pain. Prior to joining, Dr. McRoberts built and directed the multi-specialty research and practice group, Holy Cross Interventional Spine and Pain Medicine Program. Having authored multitudes of research articles and book chapters, served as primary investigator and research scientist on dozens of research trials with the FDA, lectured and taught worldwide on his design and innovation of novel approaches to the treatment of pain and spine disorders, he is keen to start this new chapter, in private practice, with Florida Spine Specialists.