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  • Lawrence L. Creswell, MD


    Associate Professor
    Phone: (601) 984-5170
    Fax: (601) 984-5198 


    Dr. Creswell is originally from Norfolk, VA. After medical school, Dr. Creswell completed his residency at Washington University School of Medicine, where he eventually joined the faculty of the Department of Surgery. Dr. Creswell has served as a guest reviewer for Annals of Thoracic Surgery, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery and Doody Book reviews.

    His research interests and procedures include arrhythmias, heart surgery, coronary artery bypass, heart valve replacement/repair, aortic surgery, heart transplantation and general thoracic surgery.

    Dr. Creswell joined the faculty at UMMC in 2003.

    Education and training

    • Washington University School of Medicine - Resident, cardiothoracic surgery, 1995-97
      • Senior and chief resident in surgery, 1993-95
      • Research fellow, cardiothoracic surgery, 1990-93
      • Intern and junior assistant resident, surgery, 1988-90
    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine - MD
    • University of Pennsylvania - BA, 1984

    Professional memberships

    • American Medical Association
    • American College of Surgeons
    • American Heart Association
    • Vascular Surgery Council
    • Association for Academic Surgery
    • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
    • Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
    • Mississippi State Medical Association
    • Central Medical Society