Michael L. Shawbitz, M.D.

Michael L. Shawbitz, M.D.
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Board-Certified Neurologist

Board-certified in neurology, Dr. Michael L. Shawbitz specializes in neurology and spine care. He joined Orthopaedic Associates in March 2013.

After completing his undergraduate studies, Dr. Shawbitz received his medical degree from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Dr. Shawbitz went on to complete an internal medicine internship at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center and a neurology residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago in Peoria, Illinois.

Dr. Shawbitz is available to see patients at our locations in Fort Walton Beach and Niceville.


Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI, Bachelor of Science: 1973
Michigan State University
College of Human Medicine, Grand Rapids, Michigan
Doctorate of Medicine: 1977

Surgical Training:

Internship, Internal Medicine,
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
Peoria, Illinois. 1977-1978
Resident Neurologist, University of Illinois at Chicago
Peoria, Illinois. 1978-1981

Orthopaedic Associates
1034 Mar Walt Drive
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32547

Main Phone: 850-863-2153

Orthopaedic Associates
554-D Twin Cities Boulevard
Niceville, FL 32578

Main Phone: 850-678-2249

“Very knowledgeable, concerned and related possible conditions that would cause the pain of injury . His explanation were very complete and understandable to a lay person. I would recommend him very highly !! Thank you Dr Shawbitz .”
– John S.
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