Stone County Hospital

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  • James DeDeaux, LCSW Behavioral Health


    James DeDeaux, LCSWBehavioral Health

    Call 601-928-6700 for appointment

  • Denise Morgan, LCSW Behavioral Health


    Denise Morgan, LCSWBehavioral Health

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  • Viral Lathia, MD Cardiology


    Viral Lathia, MDCardiology

    Call 601-928-6700 for appointment

    Education

    • Padmashree Dr. D.Y. Patil Medical College, Mumbai, India. M.B.B.S
    • Internal Medicine Residency, Louisiana State University (Lafayette)
    • Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship, LSU
    • Interventional Cardiology Fellowship, LSU

    Certifications

    • American Board of Internal Medicine
    • American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease
    • Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
    • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology

    Experience

    • Extensive global work, research, and volunteer experience. Dr. Lathia has written numerous peer review articles and has presented on a number of topics in both poster and oral format.
  • Joshua “Trey” Alderman, MSN, ACNP-BC, NP-C, CEN, NREMT-P Emergency Medicine & Trauma Care


    Joshua “Trey” Alderman, MSN, ACNP-BC, NP-C, CEN, NREMT-PEmergency Medicine & Trauma Care

    Call 601.928.6600 for appointment

    EDUCATION

    • Bachelor and Master of Science in Nursing from University of South Alabama
    • Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Alabama
    • Completed Emergency Nurse Practitioner Training

    EXPERIENCE

    • 14 years of emergency room experience, including two years as an advanced practice nurse and nearly 18 years of pre-hospital/EMS experience

    CERTIFICATIONS/AFFILIATIONS

    • Certified Family and Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
    • Completed Emergency Nurse Practitioner Training Program

    HISTORY

    • Native of Mobile, Ala.
  • James Cade, MD Emergency Medicine


    James Cade, MDEmergency Medicine

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  • Heather Hager, DNP, APRN, FNP-BD, ANCP-BC, ENP-BC, CEN, CCRN Emergency Medicine & Trauma Care


    Heather Hager, DNP, APRN, FNP-BD, ANCP-BC, ENP-BC, CEN, CCRNEmergency Medicine & Trauma Care

    Call 601.928.6600 for appointment

    EDUCATION

    • Master of Science in Nursing from Delta State University
    • Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Alabama

    EXPERIENCE

    • Specializes in emergency care, critical care, critical burn and surgical care

    CERTIFICATIONS/AFFILIATIONS

    • Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner
    • Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
    • Board Certified Emergency Nurse Practitioner
    • Certified Critical Care Registered Nurse from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses and Certified Emergency Nurse designation from the Emergency Nurses Association
    • Member of the American Nurses Association, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Society of Critical Care Medicine, American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Emergency Nurses Association and American Burn Association

    HISTORY

    • Native of Belzoni, Miss., Hager and her husband, Karl, have two sons – Kelton and Grayson
  • Jeffrey Bert Sloan, MD Emergency Medicine


    Jeffrey Bert Sloan, MDEmergency Medicine

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    EDUCATION

    • Medical degree from the University of Alabama
    • Internship at Carraway Methodist Hospital in Birmingham, Ala.

    EXPERIENCE

    • Licensed emergency medicine doctor in Mississippi, Florida and Alabama
    • Specializes in emergency medicine

    CERTIFICATIONS/AFFILIATIONS

    • Board-certified in family practice

    HISTORY

    • Born in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Rebecca Harris, FNP-C Family Practice


    Rebecca Harris, FNP-CFamily Practice

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    EDUCATION

    • Master of Science in Nursing from Regis University, 2011
    • Bachelor of Science in nursing from the University of Phoenix, 2005
    • ADN training and certification from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, 1993

    EXPERIENCE

    • More than 15 years of nursing experience in direct patient care, specializing in family medicine, urology and sleep medicine
    • ICU nurse at Hancock Medical Center and ICU
    • Telemetry nurse at Memorial Hospital
    • Worked with dialysis patients at the Southern Mississippi Kidney Center
    • Interned and worked in clinics in the Littleton/Denver, Colo., area that specialized in women’s health, pediatrics, internal medicine and ICU

    CERTIFICATIONS/AFFILIATIONS

    • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners member
    • Mississippi Nurses Association member
    • Society of Urological Nurses and Associates member

    HISTORY

    • Ocean Springs native
    • Volunteer with various health organizations
    • Lives in Wiggins with her two sons
  • Stephen E. Buckley, MD Gastroenterology


    Stephen E. Buckley, MDGastroenterology

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    Dr. Buckley, a Wiggins native, has extensive experience in Gastroenterology and is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. He received his Bachelor of Science in Polymer Science from the University of Southern Mississippi and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Mississippi School of Medicine. He completed his residency, served a year as Chief Resident, and his Fellowship in Gastroenterology at the University of South Alabama. Also, Dr. Buckley is a published author in the American Journal of Gastroenterology, Contemporary Internal Medicine, and Digestive Diseases and Sciences.

  • Susan Wallace, MSN, FNP-C Gastroenterology


    Susan Wallace, MSN, FNP-CGastroenterology

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    Susan Wallace is a Hattiesburg native who earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Nursing from the University of Southern Mississippi in 1995.  She began her nursing career at Wesley Medical Center in 1996, working in the Cardiovascular Recovery Unit and the Intensive Care Unit.  She left Wesley Medical Center in 2011 to pursue higher education.  Susan achieved her Master’s degree in Nursing from Mississippi University for Women in July of 2012.  She is a member of the Mississippi Nurse’s Association and the Association of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses.

  • Trisha Mimbs Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation & Speech Therapy


    Trisha MimbsOccupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation & Speech Therapy

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    Director

  • Clay Bratton, MD Otolaryngology


    Clay Bratton, MDOtolaryngology

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    Education
    • Graduated from Louisiana State University in 1995.
    • Completed his residency training at the LSU Medical School in 2001.
    Experience
    • Has been practicing ear, nose and throat medicine since July 2001.
    • Certifications/Affiliations
    • He is a member of the American Board of Otolaryngology.
    • He has both Mississippi and Louisiana State Medical Licenses.
    • In 1997, Dr. Bratton was recognized as the Best Second-Year General Surgery Resident by the General Surgery Department at the Medical Center of Louisiana.
    History
    • Dr. Bratton is a native of Louisiana.
    • He currently resides in Biloxi with his wife Roxanne and their three children.
  • Vincent Pisciotta, MD Otolaryngology


    Vincent Pisciotta, MDOtolaryngology

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    Education
    • Received his undergraduate degree from Southeastern Louisiana University.
    • Received his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans in 1990.
    • Completed his residency for Otolaryngology at Louisiana State University and University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.
    Experience
    • He has been practicing ear, nose and throat medicine for more than 20 years.
    • Has worked with patients at Biloxi Regional Medical Center, Garden Park Medical Center and Memorial Hospital at Gulfport.
    • Certifications/Affiliations
    • He is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology and the American Medical Association.
    • He was was elected into the National Registry of “Who’s Who” in the United States.
    • Certified in Otolaryngology with both Louisiana and Mississippi State Medical Licenses.
    History
    • Dr. Pisciotta is a Louisiana native.
    • He and his wife, Michelle, reside in Biloxi with their five children.
  • Renita Parker, DPM Podiatry


    Renita Parker, DPMPodiatry

    Call 601.928.6700 for appointment

    EDUCATION

    • Graduate of Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine in Philadelphia
    • Received her post-doctorate training at the V.A. Maryland Healthcare Systems in Baltimore, Maryland
    • Returned to Mississippi after residency to practice podiatry

    HISTORY

    • Native of Clarksdale, Miss.