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  • John Porter, MD

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    Phone: (601) 815-1312
    Fax: (601) 815-4570


    Dr. Porter completed his surgical internship, residency and postdoctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He served as chief resident from 1990-91. Dr. Porter also completed a fellowship in trauma and surgical critical cares at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA.

    Prior to coming to UMMC, Dr. Porter was a member of the medical staff at the University Medical Center in Tuscon, AZ. Dr. Porter has been with UMMC since 2007.

    Education and training

    Hospital of the University of PennsylvaniaFellow, trauma and surgical critical care
    Johns Hopkins HospitalChief resident, surgery
     Senior assistant resident, surgery
     Postdoctoral fellow, surgery
     Assistant resident, surgery
     Intern, surgery
    Jons Hopkins School of MedicineMD
    Davidson CollegeBS

    Professional memberships

    • Society of Critical Care Medicine
    • American Trauma Society
    • Association for Academic Surgery
    • Member of Violence Prevention Task Force
    • National Medical Association
    • American College of Surgeons
    • Coalition for American Trauma Care
    • Surgical Infection Society
    • International Association for the Surgery of Trauma and Surgical Intensive Care
    • American Association for the Surgery of Trauma