Profile Photo of Dr. Joseph P. Mims, MD

Dr. Joseph P. Mims, MD Get a Free Background Report on Dr. Joseph P. Mims, MD. Malpractice, medical malpractice, sanctions, misconduct, credentials, and penalty or negligence information.

Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 53

95 Collier Rd NW Ste 6015
Atlanta, GA 30309
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

Dr. Mims' Experience


  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Appendicitis
  • Atelectasis
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Lump
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Storm
  • Thyroiditis
  • Thyroxine Plasma Membrane Transport Defect
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

Background Check for Dr. Mims

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions


Media & Publications


Education & Training

Medical School

Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1988

Internship Hospital

Emory University Hospitals
Complete in 1989

Residency Hospital

Emory University
Complete in 1993

Languages Spoken by Dr. Mims & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • General Surgery
Dr. Joseph M. Woods IV, MD
Plastic Surgery
0.08 miles away
Dr. Jay J. Singh, MD
Colon & Rectal Surgery
0.05 miles away
Dr. Grant Carlson, MD
General Surgery
2.71 miles away
Dr. Vincent Zubowicz, MD
General Surgery
2.41 miles away
Dr. John Sweeney, MD
Bariatric Medicine
2.71 miles away
Dr. Edward Lin, DO
General Surgery
2.71 miles away
Dr. Patrick M. Battey, MD
Vascular Surgery
Same location as Dr. Mims
Dr. Charles B. Ross, MD
General Surgery
Same location as Dr. Mims
Dr. Charles D. Procter Jr., MD
General Surgery
0.25 miles away
Dr. Joseph Nichols Jr., MD
General Surgery
0.05 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.