Dr. James R Rooks MD Surgeon

Dr. James Rooks is a surgeon in Jackson, Mississippi. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Central Miss Medical Center and River Oaks Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and has been in practice for 21 years. He is one of 5 doctors at Central Miss Medical Center and one of 17 at River Oaks Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

Are you Dr. James Rooks? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Central Miss Medical Center

River Oaks Hospital

Education & Medical Training

National Capital Consortium
Residency, General Surgery, 1986 - 1992

University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

MS State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Mediastinitis complicating successful mechanical bridge to heart transplantation.
Rooks, J. R., Burton, N. A., Lefrak, E. A., Macmanus, Q.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by



Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.