Schedule an Appointment: 850-407-7840

Dr. Michael Gilmore is a 2-time Board Certified Surgeon and Former UF All-America Safety
Discover the power of Lipogems
Repair damaged cartilage with your body's own cells
Relief from chronic pain with implantable nerve stimulators.
PRP Therapy are minimally invasive procedures that can help with join, muscle, tendon, neck, or back pain
Panhandle Orthopedics is a Joint, Sports Medicine & Spine Institute offering Neck to Toe Treatment
Panhandle Orthopedics offers Digital Imaging, Physical Therapy and Interventional Pain Management Services
Panhandle Orthopedics incorporates innovative procedures and processes to provide our patients with the very best care
Panhandle Orthopedics incorporates innovative procedures and processes to provide our patients with the very best care

A Joint, Sports Medicine & Spine Institute

Welcome to Panhandle Orthopaedics - Established in 2004, we have quickly grown to be one of Florida Panhandle's leading orthopedic institutes for Joint Preservation, Regenerative Medicine, Sports Medicine, Minimally Invasive & Minimal Incision Procedures and Evidence-Based Orthopaedic Care.


Important Message Regarding Our Locations

In efforts to continue to provide exceptional patient care that we have been known for since 2004, we have decided to consolidate all locations to our Pensacola office.

The Panama City Beach and Crestview offices of Panhandle Orthopaedics will be closing PERMANENTLY EFFECTIVE Feb 8, 2024. We will remain open and here to serve patients full time in our Pensacola location. The address there is 2401 Langley Ave Pensacola FL 32504.


If you are a patient in the Panama City Beach or Crestview areas, first we would like to thank you for trusting us with your healthcare needs, secondly we would like to apologize for any inconvenience this may cause for you, but please know we will be happy to continue providing treatment to you and your family in our Pensacola Office.

If you would like to get your medical records please contact the office at 850-398-8480 and our staff will be happy to provide you with the steps to obtain these records.

Panhandle of Florida, thank you for supporting Dr. Gilmore and this practice, we wish you all the best and hope to see you in Pensacola as we continue to GROW and PROVIDE Exceptional Patient Care!


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Michael D. Gilmore, MD
Orthopedic Doctor and Orthopedic Surgeon
in Pensacola, Florida

Providing Board Certified Expertise and Innovative Experience


Michael D. Gilmore, MD FAAOS Board Certified Fellow performing arthroscopic ACL Procedure


Michael D. Gilmore, MD - 2-Time AAOS Board Certified Fellow

Dr. Gilmore’s certified expertise is one of the many qualifications that he possesses as a preeminent orthopedic doctor and surgeon in Pensacola, Florida. His unwavering commitment to providing comprehensive and personal orthopedic care is what makes him one of the most sought after orthopedic surgeons in the Florida Panhandle. He has been successfully treating patients of all ages in the Florida Panhandle as well as southern AL and GA, since 2004.


Dr. Gilmore believes in conservative treatment and will pursue all avenues of non-surgical treatment before addressing any type of surgical procedure. Some of the conservative types of treatment he offers include physical therapy, joint preservation & regenerative medicine (such as MACI cartilage restoration, PRP treatment, Mesenchymal Signaling Cell "Stem Cell" treatment and Lipogems Microfracture Adipose Tissue treatment) and pain management treatment (such as Radiofrequency Ablation and Endoscopic Rhizotomy).

He also specializes in sports medicine and minimally invasive/minimal incision surgery of the neck & spine, hand & upper extremity, knee & leg and hip, combining innovative arthroscopic techniques with the industry's most advanced, state-of-the-art surgical equipment.


A Caring Tradition for Over 20 Years

Dr. Gilmore reaches out to every one of his post surgical patients within 24 hours to check up on them and to answer any questions, or concerns that they may have.

He has adhered to this caring tradition for over 20 straight years, because he truly cares about the well-being of every one of his patients - which is why patients throughout the Florida Panhandle have placed their trust in Dr. Michael Gilmore and Panhandle Orthopaedics.




Office Hours

Mon. - Thu. 8 am - 5 pm | Fri. 8 am - 2 pm

Call to Schedule an Appointment

PENSACOLA - 850-407-7840
2401 Langley Avenue Unit B, Pensacola, FL - Details/Directions →


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Overview of our Specialties

Our 2-Time Board Certified orthopedic physician, providers and staff members are highly skilled Joint Preservation and Restoration, Regenerative Medicine and Sports Medicine specialists and are committed to providing patients in Pensacola, FL, the Florida Panhandle, and southern Alabama and southern Georgia, with the highest quality care.

We also specialize in:
Minimally Invasive/Minimal Incision procedures such as: Mesenchymal Signaling Cell "Stem Cell" and PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) and Lipogems Treatment, MACI Cartilage Restoration, Microfracture, Knee and Shoulder Resurfacing, Knee and Leg, Subchondroplasty, Foot and Ankle, Hand and Upper Extremity, Shoulder, Hip and Spine, Robotics Assisted Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Fusion, Neurotoxin Therapy for Cervical Dystonia, Endoscopic Rhizotomy and Endoscopic Discectomy. 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 orthopedic 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 →

Career Opportunities

Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) - Pensacola  details +

Innovative Regenerative & Orthobiologic Medicine

Including MACI Cartilage Repair, and PRP, BMAC and Lipogems Treatment

How PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy) can help you

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

We can provide you with the expertise you need for your Joint Restoration and Preservation and Orthobiologic Medicine needs. We specialize in many procedures, such as PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma), Mesenchymal Signaling Cell "Stem Cell", and Adipose/Fat Tissue (Lipogems) therapies to help get you back to your normal active lifestyle. View the videos, or visit our Joint Restoration and Preservation Page or our Orthobiologics Page to learn more about these minimally invasive and innovative procedures.

- Latest News -

Dr. Gilmore was recently named Preferred Provider by WebMD

Dr. Gilmore pioneered the use of the MACI implant in the Florida panhandle

Medical Affiliations

Affiliated with the Following Institutions

Bay Medical Center Sacred Heart Health System, Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola, Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast, Cornerstone Surgicare

Board Certified

Certified with the Following Medical Boards

FAAOS - Fellow American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, DABOS - Diplomat American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Memberships

Membership with the Following Associations

AANA - Arthroscopy Association of North America and Health Policy Fellowship Committee Member, AMA - American Medical Association, FOS - Florida Orthopaedic Society, AAOS - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, FSARN - Advisory Board: Florida State Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, ISASS - International Society for the Advancement of Spinal Surgery, Enneking Society - Alumni for UF Orthopaedics Department, ECMS - Escambia County Medical Society