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The Mills Institute

Healthcare Reimagined – Wellness Achieved

Dr. Steven Mill

About The Mills Institute

Dr. Mills is a “Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner®” (CFMP®) and offers Adrenal Care, Men’s Hormone Management, Women’s Hormone Management, and Functional Primary Care for your overall health and wellness. 

From the beginning of his career, he knew there was more to medicine than just the treatment of diseases! Medicine needed to be about PREVENTION! This was/is not possible in the current medical model of seeing patients every 10 to 15 minutes and doling out more and more medication. There seems to be a medicine for every ailment and even medicines to treat the side effects of other medicines. This thought process and system of health care delivery are backward.

Dr. Mills and The Mills Institute are dedicated to providing personalized preventative medical care that focuses on the whole person in a time frame that is not governed by a ticking stopwatch. Tell us your life story!

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I sign up?

To sign up for The Mills Institute, click the Patient Portal link at the top menu. You will be provided all the information and necessary forms. We look forward to having you as a patient. 

Do I still need a Primary Care Physician if I sign up for The Mills Institute?

Dr. Steven C. Mills is a primary care physician dedicated to Functional Medicine in all areas of medical care, as well as offering specialty services in Adrenal Care and Men’s and Women’s Hormone Management. You will not require a separate primary care physician unless your insurance provider requires it.

What should I bring to my first appointment?

Please bring any prescribed medicines and a listing of any over-the-counter medications, herbs, or supplements you are currently taking.

Also, take a moment to write down any questions you may have to help ensure all your questions are answered.

If you have any past medical history or lab results, please bring them with you.

What should I expect during our first meeting?

The first meeting with Dr. Steven Mills will focus on listening to your health concerns, getting to know you, and identifying factors that be impacting your health and well-being. 

Communication is essential to your healing process. At The Mills Institute, we take the time to fully listen to you and obtain the larger picture of your overall health needs, not just what ails you at the moment. 

Are you able to write prescriptions?

Yes. Dr. Steven Mills is a Primary Care Physician and a specialist in several areas able to write prescriptions for patients under his care.

Can I receive Functional Medicine services if I don't have a chronic illness?

Absolutely! In addition to our chronic illness treatments, we offer Primary Functional
Care services to help you feel (and stay) healthy for years to come.

Will my insurance cover treatment at The Mills Institute?

Depending upon your insurance carrier and polity plan limits, the services provided by The Mills Institute are typically billable to major health insurance plans. I do not participate in insurance plans. It is your responsibility to discuss this with your individual insurer. If a SuperBill is required, one will be provided for you to submit to your insurance provider. 

Do you offer a family plan?
I offer a discount for couples and will discuss family pricing on an individual basis.

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