About Merit Health Central
Merit Health Central is an innovative, 319-bed facility that has been providing quality healthcare to the Jackson, MS area for over 40 years. Their excellent medical staff has expertise in areas such as cardiology, family practice, internal medicine, oncology, neurology, neonatology, nephrology, otolaryngology, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, infectious disease, pulmonary medicine, gastroenterology, psychiatry, obstetrics/gynecology, and urology. They have been recognized for their advances in medicine, being the first hospital in Jackson to offer safer radiation treatments and Gamma Knife® for cancer care. They were also one of the first hospitals in the nation to add a PET/CT scanner to the nuclear medicine department, as well as other technological equipment that has allowed greater care for their patients. Our team of surgeons are honored to have practicing privileges at this prestigious medical center and all Merit Health hospitals in the region.