Millard J. Collier, MD, FAAFP

Dr. Millard J. Collier, Jr. is the Medical Director of Atlanta West Primary Care. His easy-going, relaxed nature and honest advice about healthcare have earned the trust of his patients from Atlanta, Marietta, Lithia Springs, Douglasville, and other nearby cities because they know that he is genuinely looking out for their best interests.

As a Georgia local, Dr. Collier is proud to serve the people of his home state.

Training and Education

Dr. Collier earned his Bachelor of Science from Morehouse College. After graduating with honors, MJ received a full scholarship to attend the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. After earning his medical degree, he returned to Atlanta to complete his residency training at the Morehouse School of Medicine in the Department of Family Medicine. He served his final year as Chief Resident at Southwest Hospital and Medical Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

Dr. Collier became a Diplomate of the American Board of Family Practice in 1988. He became a Diplomate of the American Academy of Occupational Medicine in 1991. 

Professional Memberships

Dr. Collier is a member of numerous professional medical societies and associations, which include:

  • American Medical Association
  • Atlanta Medical Association
  • American Academy of Family Practice
  • Medical Association of Georgia
  • National Medical Association
  • Georgia Academy of Family Practice
  • American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

More than a Physician

Dr. MJ Collier started his media career as the "Hip Hop Doc" with the #1 rated Ryan Cameron show on V-103.3 FM in Atlanta. Dr. MJ is the Medical consultant for Radio-One and CBS Radio and now is an official cast member on the syndicated Rickey Smiley Show. The "Hip Hop Doc" provides medical information to the listeners across the nation.

Dr. MJ Collier is an active part of his community. He hosts quarterly health screening, serving thousands of people testing for cardiovascular disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol, colon, and prostate cancer.

When he's not treating patients, or hosting events, you'll find Dr. Collier on the beach, playing golf, jogging, or playing tennis.

Better Health Care is Our Mission

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(770) 948-5400

Mon-Thur 8:30am–6pm

Friday 8:30am–1pm

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939 Thornton Rd, Lithia Springs, Georgia 30122