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Dr. Michael VanVliet, MD

Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

2020 59th St W , Bradenton, FL.

(941) 567-2876



5 Reviews

About me

Dr. Michael VanVliet, MD is a Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery Specialist in Bradenton, FL. Dr. VanVliet has more experience with Reconstructive Surgery than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Doctors Hospital Of Sarasota and Blake Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. VanVliet to book an appointment.

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Dr. Michael VanVliet, MD - Reviews

John Stang – May 28, 2020


7 months ago, I was lucky that Dr VanVliet accepted the request by an Emergency Room physician to correct third degree burns on my left arm and thigh. The grafts have completely healed with invisible margins and are scarcely noticeable. I have been physically active for several months, playing...Read More

1 Dr. Katherine Misch in Lakewood Ranch, FL – Apr 05, 2019


Dr VanVliet is a skilled surgeon and a kind and caring gentleman. Brian, his PA is positive and reassuring and always available to address any concerns. They’re a great team and so thankful to have had the good fortune to be referred! Four months of a complex Achilles’ tendon wound healing issue -...Read More

2 Carlton Bob in Placida, FL – Mar 17, 2019


My experience with Dr Vliet was nothing short of incredible. As a golfer, I knew my days on the links were over after amputating my thumb on a table saw. I am now able to swing a club only 9 weeks after the accident. I would be remiss by failing to mention Gloria, Katrin, and Kelly. Patient care...Read More

2 Bob Carlton in Placida , FL – Mar 14, 2019


When Dr. VanVliet walked in to see my partial thumb amputation from a table saw accident, I was surprised as he looked very young. In an attempt at humor, I asked him to go bring me an old gray headed doctor. The truth is, the end result could not have been done better by any doctor. I am...Read More

Sarasota , FL – Feb 06, 2019


Exceptional! Dr VanVliet and his team were professional, urgent, genuine and the results they gave me exceeded my expectations! I highly recommend this Dr. because he was so honest and helped me come to my own decision by offering all the pros and cons and options available. I was referred to him...Read More