Dr. John G. Atwater

Dr. John G. Atwater

Orthopedic Surgeon at Vero Orthopaedics & Vero Neurology

Meet Dr. John G. Atwater

Dr. John Atwater is a board-certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon in Vero Beach, Florida. Dr. Atwater treats all types of spine conditions and can provide a full range of treatment options, including all types of spine surgery if necessary.

Dr. Atwater specializes in all aspects of medical treatment for spinal disorders. This comprehensive care facility includes a surgery center, physical therapy, MRI, neurodiagnostics and pain management specialists.

Directions to our primary location in

Vero Beach, FL

How Dr. John G. Atwater Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Acute and Chronic Pain
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Coccydynia
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Leg Pain
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic spine disorders
  • Trauma
  • Tumors
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Whiplash


  • Discectomy
  • Discogram
  • Epidural Steroid Injections - Lumbar
  • Facet Joint Injections
  • Fusion
  • IDET
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Physical Therapy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty
  • XLIF

Accolades for Dr. John G. Atwater

Professional Distinctions

  • Spine Fellowship at Howard University, Washington DC
  • Fellowship in Surgery at The Johns Hopkins University
  • Medical School at University of Virginia

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Illinois State Medical Association

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 7/12/02 - 12/31/11

Office Information for Dr. John G. Atwater

1155 35th Lane
Suite 100
Vero Beach, FL 32960
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Primary Location:

1155 35th Lane
Suite 100
Vero Beach, FL 32960

Visit the Vero Orthopedics and Vero Neurology Website

Additional Locations

801 Wellness Way
Suite 100
Sebastian , FL 32958
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Profile last updated: August 30, 2016. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.