About Us

The Region's Most Preferred Orthopaedic Practice

As recognized experts in orthopaedics in the region since 1980, we are dedicated to offering the specialized, compassionate orthopaedic care residents of Fort Walton Beach, Destin, Niceville, Panama City, and the surrounding areas need to become stronger.

From the ankle, knee, and hip to the shoulder, elbow, and wrist, our doctors are considered experienced experts and specialize in providing high-quality orthopaedic treatment. Our specialists treat every bone, joint, muscle, tendon, and ligament injury and condition, including fractures and sports injuries, as well as musculoskeletal and spine disorders in adults and children, including scoliosis and arthritis.

At our four state-of-the-art clinics in Fort Walton Beach, DestinNiceville, and Panama City, our doctors offer the latest and most advanced sports medicine and orthopaedic care. We also offer our patients access to a comprehensive continuum of care through our on-site services, such as durable medical equipment, MRI, physical therapy, regenerative medicine, surgery centers, and X-rays.

In addition to our dedication to providing our patients with individualized patient care, we are also committed to serving our local communities. As part of this dedication, we proudly support and provide sports medicine care for Fort Walton Beach High School, Choctawhatchee High School, South Walton High School, and Niceville High School as their school's team doctors.

The Strength of Experience

Specializing within 16 different orthopaedic specialties, including joint replacement and revision, neurology, and sports medicine, our physicians and surgeons offer experienced surgical and nonsurgical care. Here, you will receive the patient care, surgical procedures, and rehabilitation you need. We have orthopaedic doctors for any musculoskeletal problem: lower extremities—ankle, foot, knee, and hip—the upper extremities—shoulder, elbow, hand, and wrist—as well as the spine.

Our physicians and surgeons are recognized orthopaedic experts and are dedicated to providing patients with the highest level of musculoskeletal care possible. Our orthopaedists take a team approach to patient care and are dedicated to working not only together but also with each patient to develop a personalized treatment plan that meets the patient's individual needs and goals.

When developing a treatment plan, our orthopaedic surgeons and physicians will always recommend trying nonsurgical treatment options first before suggesting surgery. If a surgical treatment plan is recommended, rest assured that our surgeons are highly skilled in orthopaedic surgery, including joint replacement, reconstructive surgery, and spine, ankle, and wrist surgery.

Treating every orthopaedic deformity, joint problem, and trauma injury, our orthopaedic surgeons have undergone extensive surgical training to offer the latest evidence-based and most advanced surgeries. This includes minimally invasive surgery, arthroscopic surgery, complex spine surgery, and robotic-assisted joint replacement.

No matter the injury or condition, our doctors are always dedicated to helping patients get stronger and back to an active, healthy lifestyle.

Expert Orthopaedic Care for a Stronger You

At Orthopaedic Associates, we are regional experts committed to providing patient-centered care. When you are seen by one of our experienced providers—from our orthopaedic surgeons and physicians to our physician assistants and physical therapists—you can rest assured that you are receiving treatment from an experienced provider who is highly skilled in the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of the musculoskeletal system.

Our doctors and medical staff are dedicated to providing you with the same high-level care they would want for a member of their own family. Throughout your entire orthopaedic experience, they will be by your side for every step—from your first appointment to your last.

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