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SCRMC Welcome Deepu Thoppil, MD

Posted July 18, 2022

South Central Regional Medical Center welcomes Deepu Thoppil, MD, Hospitalist, to the health system. Dr. Thoppil is a New Orleans native who graduated college from the University of New Orleans.  To pursue future mission work, he completed his medical degree from the Medical University of Lublin in Poland with his clinical rotations in New York. Following […]

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August 04 2022

Welcome Dr. Jeremy Unger | Emergency Services

South Central Regional Medical Center welcomes Jeremy Unger, DO, to the Emergency Services Department. Jeremy Unger, DO, completed his undergraduate degree at Florida Atlantic University in 2012. He completed his medical degree from Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine in Spartanburg, South Carolina in 2018. Following completion of medical school, Dr. Unger completed his residency […]

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August 03 2022

August Special at Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Center

During the month of August, the Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery Center is offering Juvederm Lips for $475! To make an appointment, call 601-425-7522 today!   Before your appointment, register for Alle’ at https://alle.com/registration. You’ll get special offers and news by becoming a member. This is a free service offered by Alle’.

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August 03 2022

Welcome Dr. Jonathan Redding | Emergency Services

South Central Regional Medical Center Welcomes Jonathan Redding, MD, to the Emergency Services Department. Jonathan Redding, MD, completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Mississippi in 2015 and his medical degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson in 2019. Dr. Redding completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Wake Forest Baptist […]

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August 03 2022

ACL Injuries: The Road to Recovery ft. Kendorean Russell

An injury does not mean it is over. Just ask Kendorean Russell. He was having his best season yet. The stars had seemed to align. It was his senior year at West Jones High School and Kendorean was starting as an outside linebacker and running back for the State Champion Mustangs. He had put in […]

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August 01 2022

3D Mammograms Available at SCRMC

SCRMC Now Offering State-of-the-Art Genius™ 3D Mammography™ Exams Genius™ 3D Mammography™ exams are clinically proven to increase invasive cancer detection. South Central Regional Medical Center is excited to offer Genius™ 3D Mammography™ exams, developed by Hologic, Inc., a worldwide leader in Women’s Health.   Utilizing advanced Breast Tomosynthesis technology, Genius exams are clinically proven to significantly […]

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August 01 2022

SCRMC HealthBreak | Radiology Advancements: 3D Mammo

SCRMC is pleased to offer patients the Genius® 3D Mammography™ Exam. This technology provides better, earlier breast cancer detection compared to 2D alone. It finds 20-65% more invasive breast cancers than 2D mammography alone. Fred Vial, MD, Radiologist at SCRMC, is pleased to offer this service to women in our community.

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July 30 2022

South Central Children’s Academy | A Benefit to Employees of SCRMC

Excel Your Child’s Educational Development with SCRMC South Central Children’s Academy | A Benefit to Employees of SCRMC South Central Children’s Academy (SCCA) is an exclusive childcare facility available for all employees of South Central Regional Medical Center. The academy provides an informative curriculum for children ages 8 weeks old to 5 years old. Parents […]

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July 29 2022

mild® Available at South Central Pain Center

mild® is a short, outpatient treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) that restores space in the spinal canal to help improve back and leg pain.* Using specialized tools and imaging, mild® addresses a major root cause of LSS by removing thickened ligament through an incision smaller than the size of baby aspirin, leaving no implants behind, only a […]

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July 27 2022

Dr. Tullos Named ‘New Family Physician of the Year’

DR. KELLY TULLOS HONORED WITH ‘NEW PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR’ AWARD Kelly Shoemake Tullos, MD, Family Medicine physician at Laurel Family Clinic, was honored as New Physician of the Year for 2022 by the Mississippi Academy of Family Physicians (MAFP) at its Annual Meeting in July. The New Physician of the Year award is given […]

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July 25 2022

SCRMC HealthBreak | Sleep Medicine Services

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, poor sleep health is a common problem with 25% of U.S. adults. The report finds insufficient sleep or rest at least 15 out of every 30 days in adults. Sleep, like nutrition and physical activity, is a critical determinant of health and well-being. South Central Sleep […]

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