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Dr. Edward Ferguson Jr, MD

Cardiac Surgery ·  Male · Age 54

Dr. Ferguson Jr

Dr. Edward Ferguson Jr, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Tupelo, MS and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Louisiana State Univ School Of Medicine In New Orleans in 1991 and specializes in cardiac surgery, general surgery, and more.


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(662) 377-7170

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Dr. Ferguson Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ferguson Jr performs Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Ferguson Jr performs this procedure more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Multi-Arterial Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Off-Pump Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ferguson Jr performs Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Ferguson Jr performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ferguson Jr treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Ferguson Jr treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Ferguson Jr's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Allergy Shots
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm Surgery
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagostomy
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Defect Repair
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • Hypertensive Encephalopathy
  • Impella Device
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • 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 Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboembolism
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Transmycardial Laser Revascularization
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Valvular Regurgitation
  • Valvular Stenosis
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy
  • Venous Thromboembolic Disease
  • Venous Thrombosis
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

I treat my patients like they are my family.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ferguson Jr

4.6

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1 Star
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I had a heart attack on 5/20 and Dr. Ferguson Jr was my physician. He took the time to explain in detail about my blockages and the plan to treat with medicine and why. He drew me a picture of my veins and what the problem was. He went above and beyond to make me feel comfortable, informed and...Read More
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Dr Ferguson went above a beyond to help me and keep me informed!! I was sent to him to have a mass in my lung looked at and removed!! He was very polite and help me understand everything step by step!! He know I was very nervous and he was very straight foward with me and about me! I would...Read More
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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...Read More
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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...Read More
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Dr. Ferguson is an excellent surgeon. I'm alive because of him.
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