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Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Endocrinologist
November 4, 2014

GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Linda Dales, MD, in the practice of Endocrinology with Dr. Muzaffar Piracha and Dr. Beverly Lansden at 4540 West Railroad St., Gulfport.

Endocrinology focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of the hormone-producing glandular and metabolic systems. Specialists treat conditions such as hypothyroidism/hyperthyroidism, metabolic bone disease, diabetes mellitus, pituitary dysfunction, and neuroendocrinology.

Dr. Dales earned her medical doctorate at Ross University Clinicals: Yale Affiliate, Griffin Hospital in Derby, Conn. She completed her fellowship in Endocrinology/Diabetes/Metabolism at Columbia University, affiliated with St. Luke's / Roosevelt Hospital in New York; and her Internship and Residency at Columbia University, affiliated with Stamford Hospital, Stamford, Connecticut.

Dr. Dales is now accepting new patients. To schedule an appointment, call (228) 867-6062.
Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Coast Cardiovascular Associates
November 7, 2014

GULFPORT, Miss.—Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Cardiologists Paul Mullen, MD; Antoine Rizk, MD; Wakkas Tayara, MD; and Nurse Practitioners Elizabeth Crosby and Lezlie Mathews in the practice of Cardiology at 1391 Broad Ave, Gulfport and at the Cedar Lake office located at 1756 Popp’s Ferry Road, Biloxi.

Dr. Paul Mullen earned his medical doctorate at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Mullen completed his internship and residency at University of Maryland/Baltimore V.A. Hospitals. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease, Interventional Cardiology, Critical Care Medicine and Internal Medicine. Subspecialties include cardiovascular computed tomography and a certified physician investigator through the association of clinical research professionals. Dr. Mullen has been a member of Memorial Medical Staff since 1990.

Dr. Antoine Rizk earned his medical doctorate at Saint Joseph University, Faculty of Medicine in Beirut, Lebanon. Dr. Rizk completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency; and fellowship training in Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology at Yale-New Haven Hospital Saint Raphael Campus in New Haven, Conn. Dr. Rizk is board certified in Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Rizk has been a member of Memorial Medical Staff since 2000.

Dr. Wakkas Tayara earned his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, and completed his Internal Medicine and General Surgery Internships at Karachi University, Karachi, Pakistan. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Oklahoma in Tulsa, following which he was elected as Chief Resident for an additional year at the University of Oklahoma. At the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio, he received Level II training in Cardiac catheterization, Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography; fellowship training in General Cardiology, and fellowship training in Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation. He also was fellowship trained in Interventional Cardiology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and Metro Health Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio. Dr.Tayara is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been a member of Memorial Medical Staff since 2001.

To schedule an appointment, call (228) 863-8868.
Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Christopher Lansdown, MD
November 21, 2014

GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Christopher Lansdown, MD, in the practice of Family Medicine, at Memorial Physician Clinics St. Martin Family Medicine located at 14213 Cook Road, Building A, Ocean Springs.

Dr. Lansdown received his medical doctorate from the American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, St. Maarten, Netherlands Antilles. He completed his Family Medicine residency and internship at Louisiana State University Health Science Center Shreveport in Alexandria, Louisiana.

The clinic is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. To schedule an appointment, call (228) 575-2545.

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