Robert G. Dekker, MD
Ascension Medical Group

Robert G. Dekker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Medical Group
Ascension Medical Group
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Robert Dekker, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with Ascension Michigan in Rochester, Michigan and provides personalized care for injuries and other conditions that affect your bones, muscles, joint cartilage, ligaments and nerves. Dr. Dekker and his orthopedic care team provide care to adults from foot and ankle surgeries to treatments for sports injuries, arthritis or fractures and broken bones.

Dr. Dekker has a special interest in foot and ankle deformities, trauma, revisions, and minimally invasive surgery. Some of the conditions he treats include; arthritis, foot and ankle fractures, hammer toes, flat feet, tendon and ligament injuries, bunions, and Achilles rupture. He uses a patient centered approach. Most patients can be effectively managed with braces, orthotics, and physical therapy. However, when surgery is required, Dr. Dekker believes advanced surgical care, rehabilitation and recovery lead to the best patient outcomes. Dr. Dekker has authored numerous peer-reviewed publications on minimally invasive Achilles tendon repair surgery, safety after ankle fracture surgery and ankle arthritis. He is a member of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
Meet Robert G. Dekker, MD

Services Provided

  • Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle
  • Foot Care



  • University of Michigan Medical School


  • Northwestern University Medical Center (Illinois)


  • Institute For Foot and Ankle Reconstruction


Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Michigan Providence Hospital
  • Ascension Michigan River District Hospital
  • Ascension Michigan Macomb-Oakland Hospital
  • Ascension Michigan St. John Hospital
  • Ascension Michigan Providence Rochester Hospital


  • The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery


Robert G. Dekker, MD offers services at multiple Michigan locations. Contact your preferred location to book an appointment.
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