Dr. John Charles Mutziger D.O., Family Practitioner

Dr. John Charles Mutziger D.O.

Family Practitioner | Obesity Medicine

14884 Highway 15 South Decatur Mississippi, 39327



John Charles Mutziger, DO, maintains a position at Decatur Family Medical located in Decatur, Mississippi. Dr. Mutziger is a physician of over 30 years experience with specialization in family medicine; particularly in addiction medicine. Board certified in the subjects, Dr. Mutziger is a doctor of great success and passion. He is highly active in the field, being the past President of the American Society of Addiction Medicine, being a national public speaker on medicine, and holding various memberships in various associations including the American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine. When Dr. Mutziger is not serving his patients at Decatur Family Medical, he is an attending physician to local hospitals.

Education and Training

University of Health Science College of Osteopathic Medicine

Univ of Hlth Sci, Coll of Osteo Med, Kansas City Mo 1982

Kansas City University of Medicine & Biosciences - College of Osteopathic Medicine 1982

Board Certification

American Board of Family Medicine- Family Medicine


Provider Details

MaleEnglish 37 years of experience

Areas of expertise and specialization

family practice and addiction medicine

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Local, Regional, and National Public Speaking -


  • Past President of the Mississipi Society of Addiction Medicine
  • Past President, Mississippi Osteopathic Medical Association


  • University Hospital


  • Fellow, American Society of Addiction Medicine

Professional Society Memberships

  • Mississippi State Medical Association, Mississippi Society of Addiction Medicine, Mississippi Osteopathic Medical Association, American Society of Addiction Medicine, American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Perseverance

Hobbies / Sports

  • Fishing

Favorite professional publications

  • Journal of the American Academy of Family Practice

Hospital Affiliations

  • Rush Hospital
  • Lard Hospital

Accepted Insurance

+ See all 2 Insurance

Dr. John Charles Mutziger D.O.'s Practice location

Decatur Family Medical

14884 Highway 15 South -
Decatur, Mississippi 39327
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New patients: 601-635-2258
Fax: 601-635-2259

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