primary care sports medicine dr. mullins

Michelle H. Mullins, M.D.

Dr. Mullins is a fellowship trained Primary Care Sports Medicine physician. She uses non-surgical treatments to address a variety of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. Her clinical interests include youth athlete injury prevention, overuse injuries, concussion, tennis medicine, and bone stress injury management. She is trained in the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound to diagnose orthopaedic conditions and to aid with proper needle placement during injection therapies, including corticosteroid, hyaluronic acid, and platelet-rich plasma.

She received her medical degree from the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine.  Her post graduate training includes completion of residency in Family Medicine at Ohio State University and Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship at Emory University.

Dr. Mullins currently serves as the team physician for Orangewood Christian School. She has previously assisted with medical coverage for Georgia Tech Athletics, Atlanta Hawks, Atlanta Dream, Fan Controlled Football League, UTR Pro Tennis Tour, NSAF Outdoor Nationals, and the Atlanta Marathon.

She is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and the American College of Sports Medicine. Dr. Mullins has authored peer-reviewed journal articles and book chapters on a range of sports medicine topics including the prevention of sport-related injury in youth athletes, concussion management, exercise prescription, and exercise physiology.

Dr. Mullins enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and their dog Rocky. She also enjoys traveling, golfing, and following IndyCar racing.

Professional Profile

Education
Titles & Certifications
Professional Associations

Education

  • MD, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • Fellowship, Primary Care Sports Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Titles & Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine Diplomate

Professional Associations

  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Academy of Family Physicians

Education

  • MD, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida
  • Residency, Family Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
  • Fellowship, Primary Care Sports Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Titles & Certifications

  • American Board of Family Medicine Diplomate

Professional Associations

  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Academy of Family Physicians
Publications

Publications
Adamson T, Mullins M, Ringel D, Singh L, Swartz B, Sieck C. “Compliance with Organization-Based Pitching Guidelines Among Youth Baseball Coaches and Monitoring of “Hidden Throws”.” [Abstract]. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. 2019: 29(2), 101. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000724

Hummel, M., Elder, K., & Vogler, J. “Treatment of Plantar Fascial Tendinosis with Ultrasound Guided Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection” [Abstract]. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. 2017: 27(2), 193-230. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000417

Moran, Byron, Tadikonda P, Sneed K, Hummel M, Guiteau S, Coris E. "Postconcussive Syndrome Following Sports-related Concussion: A Treatment Overview for Primary Care Physicians." Southern Medical Journal 108.9 (2015): 553-58. doi: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000340

Durrer C, Robinson E, Wan Z, Martinez N, Hummel ML, Jenkins NT, Kilpatrick MW, Little JP. “Differential Impact of Acute High-Intensity Exercise on Circulating Endothelial Microparticles and Insulin Resistance between Overweight/Obese Males and Females.” PLoS One. 2015 Feb 24;10(2):e0115860. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0115860. eCollection 2015.

 

Publications

Publications
Adamson T, Mullins M, Ringel D, Singh L, Swartz B, Sieck C. “Compliance with Organization-Based Pitching Guidelines Among Youth Baseball Coaches and Monitoring of “Hidden Throws”.” [Abstract]. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. 2019: 29(2), 101. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000724

Hummel, M., Elder, K., & Vogler, J. “Treatment of Plantar Fascial Tendinosis with Ultrasound Guided Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection” [Abstract]. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine. 2017: 27(2), 193-230. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000417

Moran, Byron, Tadikonda P, Sneed K, Hummel M, Guiteau S, Coris E. "Postconcussive Syndrome Following Sports-related Concussion: A Treatment Overview for Primary Care Physicians." Southern Medical Journal 108.9 (2015): 553-58. doi: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000340

Durrer C, Robinson E, Wan Z, Martinez N, Hummel ML, Jenkins NT, Kilpatrick MW, Little JP. “Differential Impact of Acute High-Intensity Exercise on Circulating Endothelial Microparticles and Insulin Resistance between Overweight/Obese Males and Females.” PLoS One. 2015 Feb 24;10(2):e0115860. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0115860. eCollection 2015.

 

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