Troy I. Mounts, MD

Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon

Dr. Mounts’ Care Philosophy

 Patient care, research/academics, and education are the facets of true service. I owe it to my patients to exist at the forefront of medical advances in patient care, and they should expect nothing less. 


Aug 2013 – July 2014

Spine Surgery Fellowship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals – Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA.

July 2009 – June 2013

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency

  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.

July 2008 – June 2009

Allen Research Fellowship

  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.

July 2007 – June 2008

Surgical Internship

  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.

Sept 2003 – June 2007

Medical School – Doctor of Medicine

  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee
  • Graduate with honors (AOA).

June 2002 – Sept 2003

Research Associate

  • Ecopulse/Fisk University in collaboration with Arnold Engineering and Development Center (AEDC) Tullahoma, TN, the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), Crane, IN, and Naval Research Laboratory (NRL), Washington, DC. Fabrication of solid state/semiconductor radiation detectors intended for High Intensity Short Radiation Pulses or HISPs under Phase I of a grant from the Missile Defense Agency.

July 2000 – June 2002

Masters in Physics

  • Fisk University – Nashville, Tennessee – Special focus in optics.
  • Thesis: "Cr2+ :ZnSe Mid-IR Laser with a Commercial Diode Laser Pumping Source."

Sept 1997 – June 2000

Bachelor of Science

  • Trevecca Nazarene University – Nashville, Tennessee – (Magna Cum Laude)
  • Major in Biology and minors in both Physics and Chemistry.

Membership In Professional Societies (By Election)

  • Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)
  • Phi Delta Lambda Scholastic Honor Society – Zeta Chapter – Trevecca Nazarene University