Dr. John M. Purvis MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. John Purvis is an orthopedic surgeon in Jackson, Mississippi. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mississippi Baptist Medical Center and University Hospitals and Health System, University of Mississippi Med. He received his medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center and one of 18 at University Hospitals and Health System, University of Mississippi Med who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Atlanta Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1974 - 1975
Atlanta Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1975 - 1979
University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Class of 1974
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery
MS State Medical License
Active through 2013
Publications & Presentations
A welcome to ownership.
Purvis, J. M.
Upper thoracic pedicle screw loss of fixation causing spinal cord injury: a review of the literature and multicenter case series.
Skaggs, K. F., Brasher, A. E., Johnston, C. E., Purvis, J. M., Smith, J. T., Myung, K. S., Skaggs, D. L.
Obituary : George Dewey Purvis Jr. MD (1920-2011).
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2500 North State Street
Department Of Orthopedics
Jackson, MS 39216
Phone: (601) 984-5139
Fax: (601) 353-8155