Dr. Peter Millett, MD

Dr. Peter Millett, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Peter Millett, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Vail, CO and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1995 and specializes in sports medicine.

181 W Meadow Dr

Vail, CO 81657

Contact Information

(970) 479-5871

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Millett's Experience

Dr. Millett's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Millett "Goal is to provide the highest quality of orthopaedic and medical care with a personalized and caring approach to treatment"

1  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Millett does not have any board certifications listed.

113  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • 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
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • 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
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • 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 Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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39  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • University Of Scranton
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Dartmouth College
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Hospital For Special Surgery-Cornell University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Steadman Hawkins Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Harvard Medical School
    Other Education | Completed 2006
  • Scientific Advisory Board-Steadman Hawkins Research Foundation
    Other Education | Completed 2006
  • University Of Cambridge
    Other Education | Completed 1995
  • Weill Medical College-Cornell University
    Other Education | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • 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
  • Achievement Award, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2012
  • Outstanding Intellectual of 21st Century / IBC, Cambridge England, 2006
  • Best Doctors, 2009
  • Best scientific exhibit – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2005
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Millett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Millett to family and friends
25 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Millett's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...more
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I researched shoulder surgeons and found Dr. Millett to be the best one out there. I live in FL but went to Vail to have Dr. Millett operate because I had heard horror stories about failed shoulder surgeries from friends and others. My surgery went great. Did PT at home in FL with specific...more
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Dr Millett and his team were the most knowledgeable, experienced and caring that I have ever encountered. I came to Steadman Clinic with a failed Grade 5 AC joint shoulder surgery. After extensive research, I felt that Dr Millett was my only chance at getting my shoulder back. I had lost function...more
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