About Dr. Michael Gilmore
Our New Panama City Beach Location
Joint Preservation with PRP Therapy
State-of-the-art Imaging with out In-House Fluoroscopy Suite

Joint Preservation AND Sports Medicine Specialists

Welcome to Panhandle Orthopaedics - Established in 2004,
we have quickly grown to be one of Florida Panhandle's leading centers for
Joint Preservation and Restoration, Sports Medicine and Evidence-Based Orthopaedic Care.


Panhandle Orthopaedics serves patients in Crestview, FL, Pensacola, FL and Panama City Beach, FL, as well as surrounding areas, including southern Alabama and Georgia. We combine non-surgical treatment, physical therapy and state-of-the-art surgical treatment - using some of the most advanced equipment in the world - to provide you with highest quality care possible.

- Latest News -

Dr. Gilmore one of the first Florida panhandle surgeons to utilize the MACI cartilage repair procedurelearn more +

NOW HIRING - Physician Asst. in Panama City Beach, FL details +  |  Physical Therapist in Crestview, FLdetails +

Dr. Michael Gilmore and Larry Kennedy Jr. launch THE 38 PLAN charity learn more +

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Patient Satisfaction

Hear what our patients have to say about us.

Very Impressed with Dr. Gilmore and Staff

I was so impressed with Doctor and the time he spent with me and made me feel at ease. The entire staff was kind and professional throughout my visit.

Linda S

Highly Recommend Their Physical Therapy Services

I would highly recommend Panhandle Orthopedics to anyone seeking therapy. Great atmosphere and great people to make you feel welcome and comfortable and know you will be better after treatment.

Anthony T

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Overview of our Specialties

Our 2-Time Board Certified orthopaedic physician, providers and staff members are highly skilled Joint Preservation and Restoration, and Sports Medicine specialists and are committed to providing you with the highest quality care.

We also specialize in:
Minimally Invasive/Minimal Incision PRP Therapy, Cartilage Restoration, Microfracture, Knee and Shoulder Resurfacing, Knee and Leg, Subchondroplasty, Foot and Ankle, Hand and Upper Exremity, Shoulder, Hip and Spine, Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Fusion and Radiofrequency Ablation. Learn More +

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Overview of our Services

Patient Services + From Cartilage Implants to Physical Therapy, we provide state-of-the-art surgical and non-surgical services to assist you with your orthopaedic needs. Learn More +

Workers' Compensation + Our Mission - using Evidence Based Medicine - is to give your valued employees a thorough and speedy recovery. Direct Access to Our WC Dept +

Personal Injury + Our PI Department is committed to working with you to ensure you receive the best medical treatment available as quickly as possible. Direct Access to Our PI Dept +




Education and Awareness

Board Certified Expertise AND Innovative Experience

Dr. Gilmore performing ACL Procedure

Michael Gilmore, MD
2-Time AAOS Board Certified Fellow

Dr. Gilmore’s certified expertise, and his unwavering commitment to providing comprehensive, state-of-the-art and personal orthopedic care is what he pledges to you. He has been successfully treating patients of all ages in the Panhandle area since 2004 - specializing in minimally invasive/minimal incision surgery using the latest arthroscopic, biologic, joint preservation and sports medicine and pain management techniques.

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QUICK FACT - Dr. Gilmore helped develop the revolutionary TMS Shoulder Pad Cooling System details +

Innovative Ways to Repair Damaged Bone, Ligament, Tendon & Cartilage

We can provide you with the experience you need for your joint preservation and restoration needs. We specialize in many restoration procedures, such as PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) and BMAC (Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate) Therapies to help get you back to your normal active lifestyle. Please view the video to learn more, or visit our Joint Preservation and Restoration page for other innovative procedures.

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How PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy) can help you