Due to the effects of Hurricane Michael, Panama City Surgery Center is closed until further notice. We will work to notify our patients of resuming our regular operations as soon as possible. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Payroll will be processed this week (October 15-19). Should you have any questions or concerns, contact Angie Frost at (850) 819-3915.

Mark Awantang, M.D.

Dr. Awantang is originally from Yaounde, Cameroon and is Fellowship Trained in Orthopedic Hand Surgery through the University of Alabama. He graduated from Wright State School of Medicine in Dayton , Ohio and completed his Internship and Residency at Howard University Hospital in Washington D.C. , where he was a member of the hand and upper extremity surgery team at that same hospital .   Dr. Awantang is the only Board Certified Hand Surgeon in Panama City and has been a practicing specialist at Southern Orthopedic Specialists, P.A. since 2012.  He was also a staff member at Veterans Administration Medical Center in Martinsburg, West Virginia where he practiced general orthopedics and hand surgery.


Orthopedic Surgery
Hand Surgery