Dr. Ryan Mitchell
Dr. Ryan Mitchell graduated summa cum laude and class valedictorian from Lipscomb University with bachelor of science in biology. He completed his medical degree at the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. He went on to complete a grueling sports medicine fellowship at the renowned Sports Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Medicine (SOAR) in San Francisco.
Dr. Mitchell is board eligible and has professional memberships in the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Alabama Orthopedic Society, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and Christian Medical and Dental Association.
Dr. Mitchell has received numerous accolades and awards including:
- Collegiate First Team All-American Scholar for Community College: 2003-2004 – Lurleen B. Wallace Community College (Community College version of Academic All-American)
- Alabama Community College All-Region First Team in the Southern League: 2004 – Lurleen B. Wallace Community College
- Atlantic Sun Conference Academic All-Conference: 2005-2006 – Lipscomb University
- NCAA CoSIDA and ESPN the Magazine First Team Academic All-American Baseball: 2006 – Lipscomb University
Dr. Mitchell has extensive team coverage experience, including on-field coverage and pre-participation physicals for several high school and collegiate teams. A respected expert in all areas of sports medicine, Dr. Mitchell has been a presenter at multiple medical symposiums and conferences. He has also been extensively published in peer-reviewed medical journals and participated in several research projects.