Dr. Shawn Mills,
For an appointment call 315-349-5873
An accomplished orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Mills, has been board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery since 2001. Dr. Mills possess the skills and compassion to lead your care from diagnosis to a quick recovery and improved quality of life.
Among the procedures Dr. Mills will perform are:
Dr. Mills is a long standing proponent and practitioner of Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIS) procedures, which involve specialized orthopedic equipment and training.
MIS procedures often allow the orthopedic surgeon to perform major surgical procedures while minimizing the injury to muscle and tendons, thereby decreasing the pain and bleeding associated historically with joint replacement surgeries. These procedures not only decrease the pain associated with joint replacements, but also allows for a faster recovery, and quicker return to normal daily life when compared to traditional joint replacements.
Dr. Mills’ practice, Advanced Orthopedic Group, is located in suite 280 of the Health Services Center, which is adjacent to Oswego Hospital. In addition to his practice, he will take emergency on-call at Oswego Hospital, making himself available to perform trauma reconstructive surgery.
Dr. Mills’ patients will find that any required medical images, lab tests or physical therapy can be conveniently provided at either the Oswego Health Services Center or Oswego Hospital. In addition, The Manor at Seneca Hill offers comprehensive rehabilitation services following surgery.
The orthopedic surgeon most recently practiced at Saint Anne’s Hospital in Fall River, Massachusetts. He also served as director of orthopedic rehabilitation at both the Royal Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Falmouth, MA, and at the Catholic Memorial Home and Rehabilitation Center in Fall River, MA.
Prior to entering his clinical practice of orthopedic surgery, Dr. Mills completed his residency training in orthopedic surgery at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center (UMMC). He completed fellowship training in emergency medicine and critical care in addition to his surgical internship while at UMMC.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Mills, please call 349-5873.