Benjamin J. Turnbow, MD

Benjamin J. Turnbow, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Medical Group
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Dr. Turnbow performs minimally invasive, arthroscopic and open procedures, including orthopedic trauma care, treatment of fragility fractures and post-traumatic deformity correction. Dr. Turnbow is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with more than 10 years of orthopedic experience. He graduated magna cum laude with honors with his bachelor’s degree in biological sciences from the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri, where he went on to receive his medical degree. He completed residency training in orthopedic surgery at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Texas. He received a fellowship in orthopedic-trauma surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Dr. Turnbow is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. His research has been published in the Journal of Neurosurgery and the Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma.



  • University of Missouri - Columbia


  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
  • University of Texas Health Science Center Houston


  • UTMB Glaveston
  • UTMB Office of GME


  • UTMB Glaveston


Hospital Affiliations

  • Ascension Sacred Heart Hospital Pensacola


  • The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery
Professional Statement
I strive to relieve pain and get you back to doing what you enjoy.
- Benjamin J. Turnbow, MD


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