The Panhandle Orthopaedics Medical Staff

Our highly skilled physicians, nurses, physical therapists and medical staff are committed to providing you with the most comprehensive, state-of-the-art orthopaedic care available.
Our patients are always our first priority.

Dr. Michael D. Gilmore Michael D. Gilmore, MD
Dr. Gilmore is a 2-Time Board Certified Fellow of the AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons) and has been successfully treating patients in the Panhandle area since 2004. He treats pediatric and adults patients, specializing in regenerative medicine & minimally invasive/minimal incision surgery using the latest arthroscopic techniques.  + detailed bio

Eric Ellington Eric Ellington, PT, DPT
Eric is a Licensed Physical Therapist with over 20 years of experience, including regional orthopaedic outpatient clinics and also supported the men and women serving our country by working as a PT at Tyndall Airforce Base for eight years while earning his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ. + detailed bio

Megumi Jones Megumi Jones, PTA
Megumi is a licensed PTA. She attended Pensacola State College where she acquired her Physical Therapist Assistant license. Megumi has a passion for improving the quality of life for her patients through manual therapy and functional exercise. She strives to provide a fun, energetic experience and believes that a positive environment is pivotal to recovery. + detailed bio

Amanda Nystrom Amanda Nystrom, LAT, ATC
Amanda is a licensed and certified athletic trainer. Her passion for sports medicine stems from her experience as a collegiate soccer player before transferring to Stony Brook University, where she received her Bachelors degree in Athletic Training. She then went on to pursue her Masters in Sport & Performance Psychology from University of Western States. + detailed bio