Dr. Derek Mitchell earned his bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering at the University of Tennessee and attended medical school at the University of Louisville. He completed his internship and residency in otolaryngology at the University of Texas Southwestern, a high volume surgical program, where he developed an expertise in a wide variety of ENT conditions.
Dr. Mitchell’s goals as a physician are to provide you with an up-to-date, personalized treatment plan. This can vary widely depending on your preferences and other medical issues. He seeks to achieve this by listening to you and engaging in thoughtful conversation regarding your issues and concerns.
Dr. Mitchell specializes in the management of:
- Sleep disorder breathing and sleep apnea
- Pediatric ENT conditions
- Hearing loss and ringing in the ear
- Nasal obstruction
- Allergy and sinus disorders
- Speech and swallowing disorders
- Thyroid disorders
- Head neck masses/lesions