Check out the Gators Going Greater article on Dr. Michael Gilmore, “From Spurrier ‘Guy’to Surgical Scrubs” by David Finnerty
Dr. Michael Gilmore is a 2-time Board Certified Surgeon and Former UF All-America Safety
BMAC Stem Cell and PRP Therapies are minimally invasive procedures that can help with join, muscle, tendon, neck, or back pain
Panhandle Orthopaedics New Location in Panama City Beach serving Panama City, Panama City Beach, Laguna Beach, Rosemary Beach, Santa Rosa Beach, and Lynn Haven
Now Offering SI Joint Fusion using Mazor Robotics Renaissance Guidance System
Find our orthopedic locations in Crestview, Panama City Beach and Pensacola Florida
Panhandle Ortho are Bone & Joint Specialists and Sports Medicine Spaecialists offering Neck to Toe Treatment
Panhandle Orthopedics offers Digital Imaging, Physical Therapy and Interventional Pain Management Services
Panhandle Ortho 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 and Restoration, Sports Medicine, Minimally Invasive and Minimal Incision Spine Procedures 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.

Contact Panhandle Orthopaedics

Panama City Bch. 850-784-7724 | Crestview 850-398-8480 | Pensacola 850-407-7840


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Minimally Invasive Procedures, Sports medicine, Interventional Pain Management
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A Happy Patient Plans to Spread the Word

My range of motion has "doubled" since treatment by Dr. Gilmore. I was not been able to raise my arm to my head in years. I am very pleased with Dr. Gilmore's care and plan to spread the word about Dr. Gilmore.

Dan M

Very Impressed with Doctor & Staff

I was so impressed with Doctor and the time he spent with me and made me feel at ease. Everyone from the front desk staff and throughout the visit were kind and professional. I highly recommend.

Linds S

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- Latest News -

"From Spurrier Guy to Surgical Scrubs"read the article +


SI Joint Fusion Utilizing Mazor Robotics Guidance Systemlearn more +

Have Cervical Dystonia? We Can Help. Xeomin Therapy Now Availablemore info +

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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 procedures such as: BMAC Stem Cell & PRP Therapies, Cartilage Restoration, Microfracture, Knee and Shoulder Resurfacing, Knee and Leg, Subchondroplasty, Foot and Ankle, Hand and Upper Exremity, Shoulder, Hip and Spine, Robotics Assisted Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Fusion, Neurotoxin Therapy for Cervical Dystonia 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 +

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Education and Awareness

Board Certified Expertise AND Innovative Experience

Dr. Michael Gilmore, AAOS Board Certified Fellow 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 Stem Cell 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