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  • Orthopedic Surgeon Michael Stonnington Joins Memorial Hospital and Physician Clinics

    Date: July 28, 2020

    Memorial Hospital and Physician Clinics is pleased to welcome Orthopedic Surgeon Michael Stonnington. In a combined partnership with George Regional Health System, Dr. Stonnington will provide orthopedic services at Stonnington Orthopedics and Joint Replacement Clinics in Gulfport, Biloxi and Lucedule. Dr. Stonnington, along with Nurse Practitioner Kelley DeBar, will begin seeing patients on August 3. “Memorial is honored to be partnering with George Regional Health System to bring outstanding orthopedi......

  • Memorial Hospital Receives Baby-Friendly Designation

    Date: July 16, 2020

    Memorial Hospital at Gulfport is proud to announce it has achieved the highly prestigious international Baby-Friendly Designation after a rigorous review process conducted by Baby-Friendly USA, the organization responsible for bestowing this certification in the United States. This honor demonstrates Memorial Hospital is adhering to the highest standards of care for breastfeeding mothers and their babies. These standards are built on the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding , a set of evidence-based pr......

  • COVID-19 Update - Stopping the Spread of Illness

    Date: March 17, 2020

    GULFPORT, Miss. – (March 17, 2020) The Chief Executive Officer of Memorial’s health care system, Kent Nicaud, announced the MS Department of Health (MSDH) confirmed two presumptive cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19), making them the first in Harrison County to be identified. The cases are considered presumptive positive cases until they are confirmed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The Memorial team followed protocols once COVID-19 was suspected. Per CDC guidelines, the patient......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Vanessa Duncombe, MD

    Date: January 30, 2020

    GULFPORT, Miss. — Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Vanessa Duncombe, MD, in the practice of Family Medicine at Acadian Plaza, 12261 Highway 49 N., Suite 11, Gulfport. Dr. Duncombe received her medical degree from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas. Sh e completed her residency in family medicine at University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences - Area Health Education Center Northwest in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Dr. Duncombe is board certified in Family Medicine. To sche......

  • Memorial Physician Clinics Welcomes Gastroenterologist Joseph McNelis

    Date: January 29, 2020

    GULFPORT, Miss .—Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Joseph McNelis, MD, in the practice of Gastroenterology at Memorial Physician Clinics Digestive Health Center, 3890 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs. Dr. McNelis received his Doctor of Medicine from   New York Medical College.   He completed his Internal Medicine internship and residency, and was fellowship trained in Gastroenterology at   St .   Luke's Roosevelt Hospital   Mt. Sinai Health Systems   in New York. Dr. McNelis......

  • Memorial and PT Solutions Announce Physical Therapy Collaboration

    Date: December 4, 2019

    GULFPORT, Miss.— A new collaboration between Memorial Hospital and PT Solutions Physical Therapy will offer enhanced physical medical care to patients at four locations along the Gulf Coast: 900 Holcomb Blvd., Ocean Springs 12449 US 49 Suite C, Gulfport 175 Main St., Biloxi 2781 C.T. Switzer Drive, Suite 404, Biloxi “Memorial outpatient physical therapy and occupational therapy will continue with the same staff that have served the employees of Memorial and the Coastal communities for decades, but with ......

  • Cardiologist Manoj P. Shah Joins Memorial Physician Clinics Coast Cardiology Center

    Date: December 2, 2019

    GULFPORT, Miss.—Memorial Physician Clinics welcomes Manoj P. Shah, MD, in the practice of cardiology at Memorial Physician Clinics Coast Cardiology Center, 1203 Broad Ave., Gulfport. Dr. Shah received his medical degree from The Medical College at Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda, India. He completed his internship, residency and was fellowship trained in Adult Cardiology at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. In addition, he completed one year of preceptorship at the Cardiovascular Instit......

  • Memorial Hospital at Gulfport Announces New Specialty Pharmacy Program

    Date: November 5, 2019

    Gulfport, Miss. – Memorial Hospital at Gulfport will begin offering specialty pharmacy services, fall 2019, to enhance care for patients who require complex and expensive medications. Memorial’s Specialty Pharmacy Program is a partnership with Trellis Rx, a technology-enabled specialty pharmacy services provider. Many patients with chronic conditions require specialty medications to manage their conditions. Because these drugs are often expensive and difficult to manage, patients need additional support......

  • Annual Health Fair in Stone County

    Date: October 29, 2019

    GULFPORT, Miss.— Memorial Hospital at Stone County will host the 13th annual Health Fair on Saturday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., 1434 E. Central Ave., Wiggins. The event is open to the public. Wellness professionals will provide free health screenings, including blood pressure, heart rate, weight, flu shots (while supplies last) and opportunities and resources to promote healthy living. Visit with representatives from the pulmonary department, emergency services, case management, diagnostic imaging, sher......

  • Memorial Hospital enters partnership with AMR for Stone County residents

    Date: October 28, 2019

    GULFPORT, Miss.— Memorial Hospital at Gulfport is pleased to announce a new partnership agreement with American Medical Response (AMR) to provide emergency response ambulance services in the Stone County area. Currently, Stone County Hospital is responding to 911 calls and providing non-emergent transportation for area residents and will continue to provide services until the transition occurs on or before the end of the year. On Nov. 1, Stone County Hospital will officially become part of Memorial and ......