Dr. David Bear

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine

Medical Education

Dr. Bear received his medical degree from Nova Southeastern University in Davie, Florida in 2000. He completed his internship at Martin Army Community Hospital, Ft. Benning, Georgia in 2001. He served as brigade surgeon at Ft. Bliss and the Middle East. Upon leaving active duty, he completed his neurology residency at Ohio University’s Grandview Hospital in Dayton, Ohio in 2006. He also received residency training in Therapeutic Botox at The Movement Disorder Society in Cleveland, Ohio, and is board certified in sleep medicine.

Medical Interests

Dr. Bear practices general neurology and has a special interest in dementia, sleep medicine, Therapeutic Botox and headaches.

Personal Interests

Dr. Bear enjoys sharing his extensive knowledge on headaches with others through educational talks and mentoring. He particularly enjoys living on the beautiful Gulf Coast, spending time with his children, and enjoying our beaches and boating. As a true music lover, Dr. Bear frequents music festivals and concerts, and was the winner of Pensacola Dancing with the Stars in 2013. He is an active member of the Pensacola community, but also enjoys traveling and discovering new people and places.


Emerald Coast Neurology
9400 University Parkway, Suite 109
Pensacola, FL 32514

Practice Locations

Monday, Thursday: 1645 Nantahala Beach Road, Gulf Breeze, Florida 32563

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday: Baptist Medical Park – On the corner of Nine Mile & University