Dr. Dale Mitchum has been an integral part of Doctors Memorial Hospital since 2007. Medically trained at the University of Alabama with residency at the University of Florida Urban Trauma Center in Jacksonville, Florida, Dr. Mitchum ranked among the top 5% in the nation on the American College of Surgeons certifying board exam.

Dr. Mitchum is a General Surgeon who specializes in the following surgical areas:

  • Mastectomy
  • Hysterectomy/GYN procedures including tubal ligation and vasectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy
  • Hernias (inguinal, umbilical)
  • Bowel resection
  • Excision of cysts, skin cancers (dermatological procedures such as biopsy of skin cancers)
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
  • Thyroid
  • Tonsillectomy surgery


Medical School

  • University of Alabama


  • University of Florida,
    Urban Trauma Center
    Jacksonville, FL


Board Certifications

  • American College of Surgeons