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Stephen R. Arndt, MD

Philosophy of Care

Be compassionate, honest, and provide the highest, most up-to-date level of expert orthopaedic care to each and every patient, both operatively and non-operatively, while helping the patient understand the orthopaedic problem and treatment in the context of the entire patient and their life.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

Based on 271 reviews

  • General


    • Foot and Ankle Surgery
    • Joint Replacement
    • Years in Practice: 11


    • Orthopaedic Surgery

    Accepts both children and adults


    • English

    General orthopaedics and trauma with a specialty focus in treating the complex problems of the knee, foot and ankle, both non-operatively and surgically, that includes total ankle/knee replacement, ankle/knee arthroscopy, tendon repair, and sports medicine, ankle and hindfoot reconstruction and forefoot reconstructive procedures such as arthritis, bunions and hammertoe deformities.

    enjoy golf, tennis, reading, spending time with my wife and children

  • Education

    School Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 06/2005
    Degree M.D.

    School University of Florida Health Science Center
    Title Chief Resident in Orthopaedics

    School Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Specialty Orthopaedics

  • Procedures

    Foot and Ankle Surgery
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Fractures
    • Ankle Replacement
    • Arthritis Treatment
    • Bunions
    • Cortisone Injection
    • Heel Spurs
    • Ilizarov Procedures
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement Surgery
    • Non-Surgical Treatment of Fractures
    • Non-Surgical Treatment of Sports Related Injuries
    • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections
    Joint Replacement
    • Total Joint Replacements
  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • Florida Orthopaedic Society
    • Northeast Florida Orthopaedic Society
    • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • Media/Published Articles

  • Research & Clinical Trials


    • Comparison of ACDF v. Cervical Disc Athroplasty
    • Efficacy of a Tissue Link Bipolar Sealer
    • Fatal Knee Dislocation
    • Grading of Articular Cartilage on MRI

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    Based on 271 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    268 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    265 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    265 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    264 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    266 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    266 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    262 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    263 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    260 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    260 ratings

    Comments (24)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    May 12, 2019
    I trust this Dr with my life!  
    Apr 09, 2019
    Dr Arndt is the Best!! He got mein to see him and was very caring duringthe appt!!  
    Feb 25, 2019
    *Dr. Arndt is very kind, thorough and knowledgeable. I have been to him twice & would recommend him.  
    Feb 24, 2019
    excellent care provider!  
    Feb 17, 2019
    Dr. Arndt took time to call and answer a question I had after the exam prior to surgery. Usually a nurse might call back but he personally took the time to call with the answer See more  
    Feb 08, 2019
    While knowledgeable, his demeanor was dismissive.  
    Feb 06, 2019
    I have great confidence in Dr. Arndt In eventually doing a second knee replacement. my first one went so well because of his operating skills and after care!  
    Feb 03, 2019
    My first experiance with Dr. Arndt and it was a pleasure to have him and his staff.  
    Feb 01, 2019
    Dr. Arndt is an excellent doctor  
    Feb 01, 2019
    Dr. Arndt is a very skilled surgeon with excellent communication skills. He takes great care in making sure that your questions are answered, that he has discussed all options with you, and that you understand See more  
    Jan 08, 2019
    doc did not explain surgical procedure or post op expectations. Did not address cause for weakened bones in my foot. no preventive actions given. Did not speak to me after surgery.   
    Dec 31, 2018
    Dr. Arndt is very friendly. Felt at ease. Discussed many options for treatment. Would recommend to others.  
    Dec 10, 2018
    I felt rushed and was not able to ask him some questions I had on my mind.  
    Dec 05, 2018
    I didn't feel he listened to my explanation of the pain I was having. Didn't allow me or ask questions just said what he thought was wrong and hurried out of the room. Caused pain See more  
    Sep 11, 2018
    Dr. Arndt took his time and listened to all of my questions and concerns.  
    Sep 09, 2018
    The doctor did not explain the results of my x-rays in words I could understand. I gave him detailed information about my condition and how I have been treating it. His explanation of the cause See more  
    Aug 28, 2018
    I was pleased that the Doctor encouraged me to take the injection to get relief from my pain.  
    Aug 18, 2018
    Dr.Arndt was very kind and explained my options for treatment very well. I will recomnend him to others.  
    Aug 14, 2018
    *Dr. Arndt was thorough and communicative.  
    Aug 13, 2018
    Dr. Arnt has done a great job explaining my conditions and alternative treatments moving forward.  
    Aug 09, 2018
    This was the first time since surgery months previously that he saw me. He did a great job with the replacement. I have good range of motion and have no complaints. I had several concerns See more  
    Jul 24, 2018
    Dr. Arndt understood the issue I had with my fracture and unlike the last surgeon I had seen at DuPage, he understood that I was in pain and knew that the only resolve was surgery. See more  
    Jul 04, 2018
    I felt Dr. Arndt really listened to my concerns and gave several alternatives for treatment.  
    Jun 27, 2018
    He never stays long enough to answer questions or concerns and if you get to get a question in the answer is not understandable or short to the core.  
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