Dr. Edward Ferguson Jr, MD

Dr. Edward Ferguson Jr, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Edward Ferguson Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tupelo, MS and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1991 and specializes in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and more.

830 S Gloster St

Tupelo, MS 38801

Contact Information

(662) 377-7170

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
more than 98% of peers
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
more than 91% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ferguson Jr "I treat my patients like they are my family."
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Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
  • Thoracic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Valvular Regurgitation
  • Valvular Stenosis
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Venous Thrombosis

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University Of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1987
  • Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Of Alabama At Birmingham
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Baylor College Of Medicine Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ferguson Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ferguson Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ferguson Jr to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 1
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Dr. Ferguson Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

in Aberdeen mS
My husband did the $95, 3 test cardiology testing in Sept. 2016, just by the "luck of the draw" Dr. Ferguson received his bypass surgery case. We were ever so fortunate to have him.....my husband was in denial about having anything wrong with his heart. Dr. Ferguson took many pains and much...more
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in Aberdeen, MS
This Dr has a bedside manner that is far beyond what I have seen in many years. He sat down and explained everything to us in detail so we knew what to expect. He had ample time to ask questions. I think he is an awesome surgeon with a desire to see his patients recover with a better life ahead. He...more
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in Hamilton, AL
Dr. Ferguson is an excellent surgeon. I'm alive because of him.
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in Coffeeville, MS
My mother was recently admitted to NMMC after suffering a heart attack in February 2016. She was treated by Dr. Edward Ferguson and received excellent care. She required bypass surgery and aortic valve replacement immediately and this surgery was preformed by Dr. Ferguson . She received...more
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in Cedar Bluff, AL.
5-Years Ago (11 February 2011) ? Dr. Ferguson Jr. while in Gadsden Alabama spent 10-hours giving me new plumbing to restore blood flow to both my legs due to blockage. Dr. Ferguson and Staff never gave up even when unexpected complications happened. I got my mobility back and more time with my 3...more
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