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William L. Mills, M.D.


Back, Neck, Spine


Spine Surgery

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Dr. William Mills completed his bachelor of science degree in biology from The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina. After completing his degree in biology, he received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Dr. Mills then finished an orthopedic residency at the same institution and a fellowship in spinal surgery at the South Texas Spinal Clinic in San Antonio, Texas.

When not seeing patients, Dr. Mills likes working out, playing golf, snow skiing, and boating. He is also actively involved with Canine Angels, a nonprofit organization that rescues dogs from shelters and trains them to become service dogs for disabled veterans and first responders.

Dr. Mills is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is available to see back, neck, and spine patients at our Conway office.

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology: The Citadel, Charleston, SC
  • Doctor of Medicine: University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC
  • Orthopedic Residency: University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, SC
  • Spinal Surgery Fellowship: South Texas Spinal Clinic, San Antonio, TX


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery 

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Team Affiliations

  • Aynor High School
  • Carolina Forest High School
  • Coastal Carolina University
  • Conway High School

Hospital/Surgery Center Affiliations

  • Carolina Bone & Joint Surgery Center
  • Conway Medical Center

Medical Interests

  • Cervical and Lumbar Fusion
  • Discography
  • Facet Joint Injections
  • ILIF: Interlaminar Lumbar Instrumented Fusion
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Lumbar Decompression
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • PLIF: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator (Boston Scientific)
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator (Medtronic)
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Vertebroplasty
  • XLIF: Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Conway

    2376 Cypress Circle
    Conway, SC 29526

    Suite 300 – Orthopedics/Occupational & Hand Therapy

    (843) 353-3460

“He was nice and answered all our questions.”
– Pamela K.
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