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SCRMC Now Offering Robotic-Assisted Surgery for Orthopedics

Posted May 27, 2021

The ultimate knee replacement experience comes to Jones County South Central Regional Medical Center offers new robotic-assisted surgical option The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons estimates knee replacement surgeries are expected to increase a staggering 180% between now and 2030 in United States. One of the most common reasons for knee pain is osteoarthritis, also […]

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June 21 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | Devin Neal’s Recovery at SCRMC Rehabilitation

  On June 26, 2020, sixteen-year-old Jones County native, Devin Neal, and two others were involved in an ATV accident. Devin suffered major injuries to the upper region of his body. Devin had to be airlifted to a Jackson area hospital, where he remained for 2 months. When Devin returned home, his family chose South […]

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June 14 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | Workers Compensation

Whether you suffer an injury from manual labor or on a jobsite, South Central Industrial Medicine provides comprehensive services to return you or your employee back to work.  Thomas Baylis, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon at South Central Orthopedics works closely with our industrial medicine team and our local industry to make sure the local workforce is […]

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June 07 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | Hand Therapy

People value the use of their hands and any loss of function through injury or accident may have a devastating effect on their lives. South Central Rehabilitation Services offers hand therapy through our outpatient facility in Laurel. Our board certified hand therapist provides treatment for burns, fractures, tendonitis, carpal tunnel and other injuries. To learn […]

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May 24 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | The Johnson Family

“The ultimate gift for us is to see mom, dad and baby together,” said Obstetrician and Gynecologist, B. Michael Weber, MD. From the beginning of pregnancy to post-partum care, South Central Regional Medical Center offers comprehensive obstetrical treatment. To learn more about obstetrical services in Laurel, click here.

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May 17 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | Colonoscopy

Each year, over 50,000 people die from colorectal cancer. South Central Gastroenterology encourages you to not be included in this number. As part of your preventative health, healthcare providers recommend that beginning at 50 years old, adults should schedule a colonoscopy screening. Colonoscopies can detect colon cancer early, which is when it is the easiest […]

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April 26 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | The Griffins Pt. 1

At some point in their lives, most women have had the thought of wanting to become a mother. Some women, unfortunately, have wanted to be a mom for as long as they can remember, but they have experienced issues with infertility. It is estimated 6.1 million women in the United States have difficulty getting pregnant […]

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April 20 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | Pediatric Wellness Check-ups

At South Central Regional Medical Center, the growth and development of your children is important to our pediatricians. Understanding your child’s growth and development is an important part of parenting. One of the most important things parents can do to ensure their children’s long-term health is to make sure that children of all ages receive […]

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April 12 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | South Central Sports Medicine pt. 3

Kye Hegwood, local athlete, suffered an injury during his youth football season. South Central Sports Medicine program worked with Kye through his recovery process. South Central Sports Medicine offers the full spectrum of care for athletes from orthopedics care to physical therapy to South Central Sports Performance+ program. To learn more about care available locally, […]

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April 05 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | South Central Sports Medicine pt. 2

Kye Hegwood, local athlete, suffered an injury during his youth football season. South Central Sports Medicine program worked with Kye through his recovery process. South Central Sports Medicine offers the full spectrum of care for athletes from orthopedics care to physical therapy to South Central Sports Performance+ program. To learn more about care available locally, […]

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March 29 2021

SCRMC HealthBreak | South Central Sports Medicine pt. 1

Kye Hegwood, local athlete, suffered an injury during his youth football season. South Central Sports Medicine program worked with Kye through his recovery process. South Central Sports Medicine offers the full spectrum of care for athletes from orthopedics care to physical therapy to South Central Sports Performance+ program. To learn more about care available locally, […]

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