Our Providers

Michael Ingram, MD

Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Ingram grew up in Pike County Alabama and is the first physician in his family. He attended the University of Alabama (Roll Tide!) from 1976-1980 where he obtained his undergraduate degree in Chemistry and English. While at the University of Alabama, he was elected to several honor societies including Phi Beta Kappa. He married his wife of now 27 years, Marian, between ending undergraduate and starting medical school.

Henry Breland, MD

Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Breland was born and raised in Marianna, Florida. He is the fourth of five children. His father, Jabe Breland, was a physician who practiced in Marianna for over forty years. His mother, formerly Betty Baker, was born and raised in Panama City. He attended Birmingham-Southern College for two and a half years and then transferred to Florida State University into the PIMS program, a forerunner to the medical school that is now there. In 1981 he received his Bachelor of Science degree in biology and transferred to the University of Florida to complete medical school, graduating in 1984.

George Ramie, DO

Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Ramie is a 1986 graduate of Bay High School here in Panama City, Florida. He completed a Bachelors in Science in Biology at Florida State University with Minors in Chemistry, Mathematics and Psychology. From there he attended and graduated with his Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University with Honors. While at Nova, Dr. Ramie was also a distinguished Anatomy Fellow and involved in academic teaching. He went on to complete an Internship and Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit, Michigan. While in Residency, he completed the requirements for the Consortium in graduate medical education offered through Michigan State University.

Sam Wolf, DO

Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Samuel Wolf is a native of Panama City. He received a B.S. in biology at Florida State University. He earned his doctorate (D.O.) at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed a traditional rotating internship at Genesys Medical Center associated with the Michigan State University Health System, where he was awarded Intern of the year. He did his ob/gyn residency at the University of Florida Health Science Center / Shands Jacksonville.

Toni Pennington, MD

Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Pennington joined our practice in August of 2008. She attended the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University for her undergraduate training and completed medical school at The Virginia Commonwealth University Medical College. Her Ob/Gyn residency was done at the University of Florida Health Science Center / Shands, Jacksonville. She has received multiple awards for teaching and research. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Kim Bain, MD

Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Bain was born in Anniston, AL and grew up in Atlanta, GA. She received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Indiana University in 1986, graduating Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She then attended Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in Nashville, Tennessee, receiving her medical degree in 1990. After medical school, Dr. Bain moved to Memphis, Tennessee, where she completed a residency in OB/GYN at the University of Tennessee.

Justo Maqueira, Jr, MD

Board Certified, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Dr. Justo Maqueira, Jr. was the first physician trained and approved to perform daVinci Robotic Gynecologic procedures in the region. Since his first daVinci Robotic hysterectomy in February 2007 he has completed over 800 procedures using the daVinci Robotic Surgical System, making him the most experienced gynecologic daVinci surgeon in this region. Currently Dr. Maqueira is the only gynecologic surgeon in the region qualified to Proctor other surgeons with Intuitive Surgical on the daVinci Robotic Surgical System. Since proctoring his first case in July 2007 he has instructed over 100 Gynecologic Surgeons using the daVinci Robotic Surgical System around the country. He has a special interest in complex minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.


Tammie is an experienced clinician, who has been assisting childbearing women for over 13 years. Prior to becoming a Certified Nurse Midwife, Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner, she worked for over twelve years as a Registered Nurse in Labor and Delivery, nine years of which have been in the Panama City area.Tammie became a Registered Nurse (RN) in 1993 after receiving her Associates of Science in Nursing from Columbus University, in Columbus, Georgia.

Michelle Lang, MSN, ARNP-C

Michelle grew up in Jacksonville, Florida and moved to Panama City in 1995. She is a graduate of Gulf Coast Community College, Florida State University, and received her Master’s Degree from the University of South Alabama. She has worked in the specialty of women’s health care since 1999. Michelle joined Emerald Coast OBGYN in 2003. She holds national certification as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. Michelle also holds a degree as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Women’s Health. Her primary focus is gynecology with a special interest in adolescent health.

Debbie Ivey, BSN, ARNP-C

Debbie began her career in nursing many years ago as a RN but realized her potential to help her patients further and attended the Women’s Healthcare Nurse Practitioner program at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. After graduation, she attained her National certification as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner. Debbie is well-trained in all aspects of women’s health issues evidenced in the caring, knowledgeable way she relates to and cares for her patients. She has been with Emerald Coast OB/Gyn since 1998 and has built a large patient base in her area of the practice.

Donna J. Thomson, CNM, ARNP, MSN

Donna earned her Bachelor’s in Nursing at the University of Delaware.
She spent her early career in the Army Nurse Corps. before moving to Florida where she has resided since 1978. Donna earned her Masters in Nursing at Florida Atlantic University. She received her midwifery training at the Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing in 1997.

C. Michelle Sims, CNM, ARNP, MSN

Michelle has called Panama City home since 2002. She lives here with her husband and four children. Michelle first realized her desire to care for women when she served as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) in the Air National Guard and witnessed the miracle of childbirth.