Dr. Peter Millett, MD

Dr. Peter Millett, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Peter Millett, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Vail, CO and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1995 and specializes in sports medicine.

181 W Meadow Dr Ste 400

Vail, CO 81657

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Millett's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
ACL Surgery
Adhesive Capsulitis
All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Biceps Tendinitis
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Foot Conditions
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Herniated Disc
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Pointer Injuries
Hip Sprain
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Joint Replacement Surgery
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Injuries
Knee Pain
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Sprain
Knee Surgery
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Ligament Sprain
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Partial Shoulder Replacement
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Block
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Injuries
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Injuries
Shoulder Instability
Shoulder Labral Tear
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Trigger Finger
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Care Philosophy

Goal is to provide the highest quality of orthopaedic and medical care with a personalized and caring approach to treatment


  • Sports Medicine


Harvard Medical School
Scientific Advisory Board-Steadman Hawkins Research Foundation
Steadman Hawkins Clinic
Fellowship Hospital
Hospital For Special Surgery-Cornell University
Residency Hospital
Weill Medical College-Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Medical School
University Of Cambridge
University Of Scranton
Undergraduate School


  • Best Doctors, 2008
  • Achievement Award, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2010
  • Top Doctors, 2008
  • George J. Davies – John A. Gould Award for Excellence in Clinical Inquiry from the Journal of Orthopaedic Sports and Physical Therapy, 2005
  • Kilfoyle Award, New England Orthopaedic Society, 2004
  • Top Doctors, 2007
  • Finalist – Neer Award, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons, 2005
  • Best Doctors, 2007
  • Caspari Award, International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, 2005
  • Boland Lectureship - Mercy Health Partners, 2010
  • Top Doctors, 2009
  • Top Doctors, 2010
  • Best Doctors, 2010
  • O'Hara Distiguished Almnus Award - University of Scranton, 2010
  • Achievement Award, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2011

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What People Say About Dr. Peter Millett, MD
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Dr Millett crippled my shoulder. To date, I haven’t received an apology or a refund. Merry Christmas Dr. Millett, I get to spend my holidays thinking of you because of what you did to me.
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He’s a typical arrogant surgeon who spends less than 5 minutes with the patient, largely ignores what you are saying, and then walks out the door leaving you full of questions and largely unsatisfied with the visit. I went to another MD who spent 40 minutes with me, fully explained all my options...Read More
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. I had bilateral knee surgery with him. I could run a half marathon before the surgery. Now I have pain walking across the street. The man decided to play God with my knee cap tensioning. He was horribly wrong. His clinic is 36,000 dollars richer, and I'm basically crippled. Have fun with...Read More
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Excellent surgeon with a great bedside manor. Very glad I traveled to Vail to have Dr. Millett repair my shoulder. It now feels great and I am back to doing all the things I love to do.
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Dr. Millett and his staff are phenomenal. This was my 3rd knee surgery and by far the best overall experience I've ever had. This being the second ACL replacement on my right knee and the first meniscus repair, I relied heavily on Dr. Millett to explain my options. He did an amazing job stitching...Read More
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