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  • Memorial Primary Stroke Center Earns National Recognition for Efforts to Improve Stroke Treatment

    Date: September 22, 2021

    Memorial Hospital has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get with The Guidelines®-Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital’s commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Memorial earned the award by meeting specific quality achievement measures for the diagnosis and treatment of stroke patients for a......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Kerry M. Scott, DO, MBA, FACOFP, CCMS

    Date: September 21, 2021

    Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Kerry M. Scott, DO, in the practice of family medicine, at Memorial Physician Clinics Beatline Medical & Walk-In, 5120 Beatline Road, Suite B, Long Beach. Dr. Scott received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his internship and family medicine residency at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine / St. Joseph’s Hospital. Dr. Scott is a Certified Culinary Medicine Specialist ......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Umair Shafique, MD

    Date: September 9, 2021

    Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Umair Shafique, MD, in the practice of Internal Medicine at 835 Thames Avenue, Bay St. Louis. Dr. Umair Shafique received his medical degree at Saba School of Medicine - Saba, Netherlands Antilles. He completed his internal medicine residency at Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, NY, and fellowship trained in Adult Cardiology at the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Dr. Umair Shafique is board eligible in internal medicine. To schedule an appointme......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes John Thames, DO

    Date: September 1, 2021

    Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes John Thames, DO, in the practice of family medicine, at Memorial Physician Clinics Primary Care and Multi-Specialty, 1428 Azalea Drive South, Wiggins. Dr. Thames received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from University of Pikeville - Kentucky College of Osteopathic Medicine in Pikeville. He completed his family medicine residency at East Central Mississippi Health Network, Meridian. Dr. Thames is board certified in family medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Treatm......

  • How Memorial Health System and Children’s of Mississippi work together to provide specialized care

    Date: August 24, 2021

    Most families do not begin a pregnancy considering if they will have to admit their new bundle into the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). For those special circumstances in which the tiniest patients need extra care, Memorial Health System, in partnership with Children’s of Mississippi, has the only Level III NICU in Coastal Mississippi. This collaborative effort began in 2018 with the goal of enhancing medical care for children in the region. Children’s of Mississippi began managing the Memorial Hea......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Simhachalam Gurugubelli, MD

    Date: August 24, 2021

    Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Simhachalam Gurugubelli, MD, in the practice of Internal Medicine at 300 Drinkwater Road, Bay St. Louis. Dr. Gurugubelli received his medical degree at Gandhi Medical College and Hospital, Secunderabad, India. He completed his anesthesiology residency at Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India, and his internal medicine residency at McLaren Flint, Michigan State University. Dr. Gurugubelli is board eligible in internal medicine. To schedule an appointment, call (228)......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Pediatric Gastroenterologist Angela Pressley-Wallace, MD

    Date: August 2, 2021

    Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Angela Pressley-Wallace, MD, in the practice of pediatric gastroenterology at both Memorial Digestive Health Center, 3890 Bienville Blvd., Ocean Springs, and 9424 Three Rivers Road, Gulfport. Dr. Pressley-Wallace received her medical degree at Louisiana State University School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric internship and residency at University of Arkansas Medical Sciences in Little Rock. She was fellowship trained in Pediatrics Gastroenterology at Connectic......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Shereen Khalid, MD

    Date: August 2, 2021

    Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Shereen Khalid, MD, in the practice of family medicine at 1110 Broad Ave., Suite 700, Gulfport. Dr. Khalid received her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Rawalpindi Medical College, Pakistan. She completed her family medicine residency at University of Ottawa, Bruyere Family Medicine Centre, Ottawa, Canada. To schedule an appointment, call (228) 864-0314....

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Samuel Twedt, DO

    Date: August 2, 2021

    Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Samuel Twedt, DO, in the practice of family medicine, at 1110 Broad Ave., Suite 700, Gulfport. Dr. Twedt received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from William Carey College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg. He completed his family medicine residency at North Mississippi Health Services in Tupelo. To schedule an appointment, call (228) 864-0314....

  • emorial Announces Five Additional COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Locations

    Date: July 19, 2021

    Memorial continues to encourage community members to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. To allow for more individuals to get vaccinated against the virus, Memorial will offer vaccine at five additional clinics available to the public. This brings the total to 14 Memorial clinics spanning four counties where the COVID-19 vaccine is available. Persons aged 12 years and older (17 or younger must be accompanied by an adult) may receive the vaccination at the following locations; new locations are in bold: Family ......