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Dr. Ian Hoppe examines Anna Claire Carlisle after surgery while her mother, Ariel Davidson, looks on.

Surgery offers new outlook for children facing head, face deformities

Monday, December 10, 2018

Correcting cleft lips and palates are among the surgical options Dr. Ian Hoppe’s pediatric practice offers at Batson Children’s Hospital. The addition of pediatric craniofacial plastic surgery means children needing these procedures can get care in Mississippi rather than having to travel out of state. Read More

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Poise in the wilderness: Students scout out rescue, life-saving skills

Monday, December 10, 2018

During a recent weekend, a group of medical students took a break from their studies – more or less – to set out in kayaks and a canoe on a scenic stretch of the Pearl River. There was a bit of business mixed in with their pleasure: mini-courses in life support maneuvers – handy, not only for future doctors, but also for hikers, hunters, backpackers and anyone else who’s tested by Mother Nature. Read More

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