Dr. E Hobgood, MD

Dr. E Hobgood, MD

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Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery  ·  
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45 y/o
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Dr. E Hobgood, MD is an orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 14 years. He specializes in orthopedic shoulder & elbow surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

MS Sports Medicine

1325 E Fortification St

Jackson, MS 39202
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • Veteran Administration Plan
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hobgood performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arm Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rotator Cuff Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Hobgood's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hobgood "Dr. Rhett Hobgood was born in Vicksburg, Mississippi. He attended the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa and completed his undergraduate studies at Mississippi State University in 1995, receiving a B.S. in Microbiology. In 2001 Dr. Hobgood received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Dr. Hobgood's professional training in orthopaedic surgery includes the successful completion of an orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2006. While in residency, Dr. Hobgood participated in an AO International Fellowship with the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, New York. In July 2007, Dr. Hobgood completed a one-year fellowship at the California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, focused on arthroscopy and arthroplasty of the shoulder. Dr. Hobgood is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, and Fellowship Trained (Shoulder Surgery)."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hobgood "Caring with compassion by providing specialized orthopaedic healthcare from diagnosis to recovery."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

104  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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49  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Mississippi.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Mississippi State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • University of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006
  • A-O International Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Dr. James Kelly, III. Elbow and Hand Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Orthopaedic Sports Med Group
    Other Education | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hobgood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hobgood's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hobgood to family and friends
24 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Hobgood's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Had rotator cuff surgery in December of 2017. He is very personal and professional. Repair of my shoulder has met all of my expectations. I would highly recommend to anyone needing shoulder surgery.
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Dr. Hobgood performed a total shoulder replacement after a year of pain before I got his advise that the only option was a replacement. He did the surgery after which I have experienced very little pain. Dr. Hobgood is a very professional and competent surgeon and I would highly recommend him to...more
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Dr. Hobgood replaced my left shoulder on about Nov. 2017. I stayed over night in the hospital and went home the next day. My experience was virtually no pain in the shoulder he repaired. I have made an appointment to have my other shoulder replaced. Dr. Hobgood will do this one also. I...more
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My husband had an appt, first visit, waited 2 hours, and when Dr Hobgood came into the room he asked how we were doing, I jokely said Good now that your here, since we have waited two hours, his reply was well you can LEAVE, and Go SOMEWHERE ELSE, we are busy, and just go somewhere else, So I got...more
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Dr,Hobgood is GREAT! He has done all 3 of my shoulder surgeries and also supported me at my last homecoming at a college athlete, He is a wonder man! Thank You Doc
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