“I was born and raised in Melbourne, Florida. I am a true Floridian. I love spending time with my family and love the outdoors. I have two grandchildren and my goal is to spoil them rotten.”
Atlantic Orthopaedic Group is committed to excellence in all that we do. Our goal is to exceed patients’ expectations by providing clinical and support services that stand out as a premiere example in the community and provide optimal outcomes to each patient we serve.
Physician Assistant to
Dr. John Hermansdorfer
America Academy of Physician Assistants
Florida Academy of Physician Assistants
The National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Margaret L. Avilla, PA-C
Margaret Avilla was born and raised in Melbourne, Florida. She began her medical education at Brevard Community College, earning her Associate of Science degree, then completed her Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Margaret is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
She has been a Physician Assistant to Dr. John Hermansdorfer at Atlantic Orthopaedic Group for over 30 years and has an outstanding background in orthopaedic treatment of the upper and lower extremities and hand. She also has significant experience in regenerative and biological medical alternative treatments.
Margaret’s professional affiliations include the America Academy of Physician Assistants, Florida Academy of Physician Assistants and the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
Margaret is credentialed to assist in surgery at Holmes Regional Medical Center, Melbourne Surgery Center and Melbourne Same Day Surgery.