Sports Medicine Welcomes Dr. Derrick Burgess

Laurel is now home to South Central Regional Medical Center’s first fellowship trained sports medicine specialist, Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Derrick Burgess. Dr. Burgess came to South Central to lead the sports medicine program, which is designed to treat a variety…

July 31, 2014 | Healthbreak

Taylorsville Physical Therapy

The goal of physical therapy is to promote a patient’s ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and reduce disability. The physical therapists at Taylorsville Physical Therapy treat patients of all ages. For more information about Taylorsville Physical Therapy Clinic,…

July 21, 2014 | Healthbreak

Ellisville Health Fair

South Central Regional Medical Center will host a giant health fair, free to the public, on Thursday, July 17, in the Jones County Junior College gym. Those attending will participate in a variety of free health screenings. There will also…

July 14, 2014 | Healthbreak

Grant Awarded For Fence & Landscaping Project

Southern District Transportation Commissioner Tom King was in Laurel Friday morning, June 27, to present a check to the Jones County Board of Supervisors. The county was awarded $322,262.00 in Federal Transportation Alternative Funds after previously applying for the beautification…

July 10, 2014 | News

Child Vaccinations

Immunizations protect us from serious diseases and also prevent the spread of those diseases to others. Pediatrician, Dr. Christine Chard says that vaccinations are especially important for children. Children are more prone to illnesses, which is why it is important…

July 9, 2014 | Healthbreak

Soft Touch Mammogram Makes Exam More Comfortable

Soft Touch Mammogram Makes Exam More Comfortable Women who undergo routine mammograms at South Central Regional Medical Center now have access to the latest diagnostic and comfort technology available. The Breast Care Center at South Central Regional Medical Center provides…

July 3, 2014 | News