Primary Practice Location:University Hospital 2500 N. State St. Jackson, MS 39216
Appointments: (888) 815-2005
Areas of Practice: General Pathology, Surgical Pathology
I was born in Jackson Mississippi, the fourth son of a local physician. My interest in a medical career started during a summer job as a lab assistant at the Mississippi Baptist hospital (1970). I graduated from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 1978. After graduation I did residency in Family Practice at the Medical College of Georgia and was board certified in 1981. I practiced in Cleveland MS until 1984. I started my residency in Pathology at the University of Mississippi and join the faculty of the university in 1987 I was board certified in Pathology in 1988. I joined the department of laboratory medicine and pathology at East Carolina University in 1988. I joined William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak Michigan in 1992. In October of 2005 I moved back to Mississippi in a corporate practice. I join the faculty at the University of Mississippi department of pathology in December of 2013. My assignment involve the outreach pathology services to five area community hospitals. I was appointed university clinical lab medical director in April of 2016. I have been Director of Anatomic Pathology AT UMMC since 2018.