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Dunn joins Hattiesburg Clinic

Andrew Dunn, MD, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Pathology. Dunn provides clinicians with feedback on medical diagnostics, assists in categorizing diseases, and monitors for disease associations. He has special interests in gastrointestinal and liver pathology as well as dermatopathology. Dunn received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine in Jackson, Miss. He completed his internship and residency ...

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WCU College of Osteopathic Medicine welcomes Dr. Seger Morris

William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine is pleased to announce that Dr. Seger S. Morris, DO, MBA, has joined the Carey family as regional assistant dean for clinical rotations of Baptist Memorial Health Care and director of health policy for the WCU College of Osteopathic Medicine. Morris is board-certified in internal medicine and serves as division chief of Mississippi ...

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BILL CRAWFORD — Reeves less politicizing than Trump on COVID-19

Gov. Tate Reeves bemoaned the politicization of COVID-19 coronavirus last week, reported Mississippi Today. He complained that there are “certain groups that want to politicize everything.” Hmmm. To whom was the governor addressing his concern? The “certain group” most politicizing the pandemic is led by his political hero, President Donald Trump. News reports aplenty, starting back in March, attest to ...

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Franklin joins Hattiesburg Clinic

Adam N. Franklin, MD, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Plastic Surgery. Dr. Franklin provides services encompassing plastic and reconstructive surgery including aesthetic and reconstructive procedures on the head, neck, chest, abdomen, and extremities. He has special practice interests in facial cosmetic surgery, breast reduction and body contouring. Dr. Franklin received his medical degree from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences ...

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Grissom joins Hattiesburg Clinic Purvis Family Practice Clinic

Bruce W. Grissom, Jr., DO, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Purvis Family Practice Clinic. Grissom provides care for patients of all ages with different chronic and acute medical conditions. He has a special practice interest in osteopathic medicine. Grissom received his medical degree from William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Miss. He completed his residency in family medicine ...

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Memorial Physician Clinics hires pulmonologist Bobby W. Tullos

Memorial Physician Clinics recently added Bobby W. Tullos, MD, in the practice of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Memorial Gulf Coast Pulmonary Consultants and Memorial Pulmonary Interventional Clinic in Gulfport. Tullos received his medical degree, completed his internal medicine residency and his pulmonary and critical care fellowship from the University of Mississippi – School of Medicine in Jackson. Tullos ...

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Aldred joins Hattiesburg Clinic

  L. Wesley Aldred, MD, FACP, recently joined Hattiesburg Clinic Pulmonary Medicine and Hattiesburg Clinic Critical Care Medicine. At Pulmonary Medicine, Aldred provides diagnosis and treatment of respiratory illnesses. At Critical Care Medicine, he provides care to patients who are in need of life support or other intensive medical care. Aldred received his medical degree from the University of Mississippi ...

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Delta Regional Medical Center is now Delta Health System

Scott Christensen, Delta Regional Medical Center (DRMC) Chief Executive Officer, has announced that the DRMC Board of Directors adopted a resolution officially renaming Delta Regional Medical Center and its affiliated clinics and medical specialty services to Delta Health System. The name change comes after several years of strategic due diligence by the hospital leadership. “In the last few years, we ...

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Memorial Hospital welcomes Briggs

Memorial Hospital welcomes Katelyn “Katie” Briggs, MD, in the practice of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Briggs received her medical degree from the University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine in Tampa. She completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Tinsley Harrison Internal Medicine Residency Program University of Alabama at Birmingham. She was fellowship trained in Palliative Medicine ...

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Residents, fellows join faculty at University of Mississippi Medical Center

Seventeen physicians are among new faculty appointments at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. They include: Dr. Lauren Munk, assistant professor of pediatrics. Munk most recently served as chief resident in UMMC’s Department of Pediatrics. Dr. Kathryn Janeanna Shell, assistant professor of pediatrics. Shell previously was a pediatrics resident at UMMC. Dr. Erin Jackson, assistant professor of pediatrics. Jackson was ...

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