New fellowship-trained pain management specialist comes to Orthopaedic Associates

Dr. Donald D. Chipman is the newest doctor to join the practice

Aug 04, 2015, 12:08 ET from Orthopaedic Associates

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla., Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Donald D. Chipman, M.D., fellowship-trained pain management specialist, has joined Orthopaedic Associates. Patients in need of specialized pain management care are encouraged to call 850-863-2153 to schedule an appointment.

As a fellowship-trained pain management specialist, Dr. Chipman's expertise encompasses a wide variety of advanced treatments and techniques to effectively relieve chronic pain, including, but not limited to, interlaminar and transforaminal injections, facet blocks, radiofrequency ablations and spinal cord stimulators.

"Dr. Chipman is an expert in the field of pain medicine, and we are proud to have someone of his skill level join our team," says Mark Trippel, director of operations. "His commitment to returning patients to their active lifestyles makes him an excellent fit for our practice."

After receiving his doctorate of medicine from the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine in Birmingham, Alabama, Dr. Chipman completed an internship in internal medicine at the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky, and his residency in anesthesiology at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. Following his residency, Dr. Chipman underwent extensive specialty training by completing a fellowship in pain medicine at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina.

Dr. Chipman is an active member of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and Florida Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He is board-certified in anesthesiology and pain management by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Chipman, please call 850-863-2153. 

Founded in 1980, Orthopaedic Associates is the preferred, leading expert, providing orthopaedic excellence to residents of Fort Walton Beach, Destin, Niceville and the surrounding areas. The doctors and specialized staff of Orthopaedic Associates provide treatment for orthopaedic injuries and conditions of the ankle, back, elbow, foot, hand, hip, knee, neck, shoulder, spine and wrist as well as joint replacement and revision, neurology, pain management and sports medicine. Orthopaedic Associates serves as the team doctors for Fort Walton Beach, Choctawhatchee and South Walton high schools. To learn more about the practice and its doctors, please visit, "like" Orthopaedic Associates on Facebook or follow @Ortho_AssocFL on Twitter.  


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