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Dr. John Milligan, MD

Surgeon, Vein Disease Specialist
Knoxville, TN 37922 (1 other location)
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Dr. John Milligan, MD is a health care provider primarily located in Knoxville, TN, with another office in Crossville, TN. He has 20 years of experience. His specialties include Surgeon, Vein Disease Specialist. He speaks English.

Quick Facts

  • accepting new patients
  • 5
  • 20 years of experience
  • 45 insurances accepted
  • speaks English
  • University Of Tennessee Medical Center At Knoxville
  • 1 specialty
  • 4 areas of expertise
  • 1 board certification
  • 2 locations

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Patients’ Perspective

  • On-time appointments
  • Good bedside manner

More about Dr. John Milligan

Dr. John Milligan, M.D., is a distinguished Board Certified General Surgeon renowned for his expertise in vein treatment. His journey into medicine began at St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies, where he earned his medical degree. Dr. Milligan honed his surgical skills during his General Surgery Residency at the University of Tennessee, where he garnered several accolades, including the prestigious Scott Frame Trauma Scholarship Award and the Laparoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award. Seeking further specialization, he underwent advanced training under the tutelage of Dr. Frederick Elmore, M.D., the esteemed founder of the Elmore Medical Vein & Laser Treatment Center.

Born and raised in Jefferson City, Tennessee, Dr. Milligan hails from a lineage of medical excellence. His father, a distinguished general surgeon, and his late grandfather, a revered surgeon who founded the renowned Milligan Clinic in the 1930s, instilled in him a deep passion for surgical practice. Driven by this legacy, he pursued academic excellence, graduating from Webb School of Knoxville and Mercer University with a B.S. degree in Economics, complemented by minors in Chemistry and Biology. His academic journey continued at Harvard in Cambridge, MA, where he undertook post-baccalaureate classes before embarking on his medical career.

As the founder of Milligan Vein, Dr. Milligan is committed to providing personalized and comprehensive vein treatments. Leveraging his extensive experience and expertise, he ensures that each patient receives tailored care, utilizing cutting-edge techniques and state-of-the-art procedures. Notably, Milligan Vein stands out as the premier clinic in the region, offering the most advanced treatments, including Varithena, a procedure in which Dr. Milligan is a leading authority, training others in its proper use and technique. With a steadfast dedication to excellence, Dr. Milligan continues to redefine standards in vein care, empowering patients to achieve optimal health and well-being.

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Dr. John Milligan has 2 locations

Milligan Vein

1919 Pinnacle Pointe Way Knoxville, TN 37922
Accepting New Patients

Milligan Vein

1720 West Ave Ste 101 Crossville, TN 38555
Accepting New Patients

Insurance Plans Accepted by Dr. John Milligan

  • Aetna APCN Open Access Aetna Select
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO Open Access
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Innovation Health Aetna Premier Care Network Plus
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Blue High Performance Network
  • BCBS NC Blue Value
  • BCBS NC BlueOptions
  • BCBS TN Blue Network E
  • BCBS TN Blue Network L
  • BCBS TN Blue Network P
  • BCBS TN Blue Network S
  • BCBSA Blue Card High Performance Network
  • Blue Network P
  • Bright Health Plan Individual & Family
  • Cigna Connect - TN
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • Humana / ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana HMO Premier
  • Humana Knoxville PPOx
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Medica Choice With UHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oscar GA Employee Cigna + Oscar LocalPlus
  • Oscar GA Employee Cigna + Oscar Open Access Plus
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Nexus Open Access
  • UHC Options PPO


Dr. John Milligan has the following specialty

Specialty Expertise

Dr. John Milligan has the following 4 areas of expertise

  • Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Varicose Veins


University Of Tennessee Medical Center At Knoxville


St Georges University School Of Medicine

Graduated in 2004

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