White-Wilson Medical Center

Douglas W. Rigby, M.D.


1005 Mar Walt Drive
Fort Walton Beach, Florida 32547

Medical Doctor Degree
University of South Florida
Tampa, Florida

Tampa General Hospital
Tampa, Florida

Board Certification
American Board of Pediatrics

Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

Advanced Practice Clinicians
Heather Shelton, PNP
Paul Tartarilla, ARNP

About Dr. Rigby
Douglas W. Rigby, M.D. is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and has been practicing at White-Wilson's Fort Walton Beach Pediatric Clinics. Dr. Rigby received his medical doctor degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL, and completed his residency training at Tampa General Hospital.

Dr. Rigby has been caring for children and young adults in the community since 1981. He specializes in pediatric care; wellness care; preventive medicine; sick childcare; diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic illnesses; and sports physicals for infants, children and adolescents under the age of 18.

Dr. Rigby truly enjoys caring for children, and has the honor of caring for the children and even grandchildren of many of his now grown patients. Dr. Rigby is passionate about science, which led him to his love for medicine. He enjoys explaining the science behind medicine to his patients, and their parents, and is known by his pediatric patients for his bubbles!

In addition to providing pediatric care in Fort Walton Beach, Dr. Rigby serves as President of the White-Wilson Board of Directors. The White-Wilson Pediatric Clinic was voted "Best Pediatric Practice on the Emerald Coast" and "Best Pediatrician in Destin."

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