Dr. Ronald Kennedy MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Ronald Kennedy is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Jackson, Mississippi and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mississippi Baptist Medical Center and St. Dominic-Jackson Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Mississippi School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center and one of 2 at St. Dominic-Jackson Memorial Hospital who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Baylor College of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1978–1983

University of Mississippi School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Certified in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

MS State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Clinical outcome of an extended proximal seal zone with the AFX endovascular aortic aneurysm system.
Welborn, M. B.,McDaniel, H. B.,Johnson, R. C.,Kennedy, R. E.,Knott, A.,Mundinger, G. H.,Stucky, F. S.,Ouriel, K.

Simultaneous aortic reconstruction and bilateral renal revascularization. Is this a safe and effective procedure?
O'Mara, C. S., Maples, M. D., Kilgore, T. L., McMullan, M. H., Tyler, H. B., Mundinger, G. H., Kennedy, R. E.


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