Ralph Mills, M.D.

Ralph Mills, M.D.

Specialties:

Sports Medicine

Patient Reviews

5
Verified Patient Rating: 5 (5 patient reviews and ratings)
“The doctor is very attentive and understanding! He seems to have my best interest in mind while tending to my back issues!”
– Glenda P.
5

Dr. Ralph Mills is a native of Madisonville, Tennessee. He graduated from Hiwassee College in 1978, received his bachelor of science degree from King University in Bristol, Tennessee, in 1980, and earned his medical degree from East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine in 1984. He is board-certified in sports medicine and family medicine.

Dr. Mills is a clinical assistant professor at East Tennessee State University, where he is heavily involved with BucSports, and he is also a team physician for the university. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. Dr. Mills also works with various high schools throughout the region providing sports medicine coverage. He joined Appalachian Orthopedics in 2000.

Medical School

  • East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine, Johnson City, TN

Internship

  • Family Medicine, Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, TN

Residency

  • Family Medicine, Holston Valley Medical Center, Kingsport, TN

Board Certification

  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • Certification of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine

Affiliations

  • American Academy of Family Physicians, Fellow
  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • Clinical Professor – Department of Surgery, East Tennessee State University Quillen College of Medicine
  • John Sevier Chapter, Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians
  • Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians

Team Affiliations

  • Daniel Boone High School
  • David Crockett High School
  • Team Doctor – East Tennessee State University
“Dr. Mills was persistent and very thorough in his treatment of my condition. I felt he and his staff performed in a very professional manner...”
– Michael C.
Patient Rating:
5