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Dr. Ronald Kennedy, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Kennedy
501 Marshall St Jackson, MS 39202

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Dr. Ronald Kennedy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1978 and specializes in general surgery.


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(601) 948-1416

Dr. Kennedy accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Kennedy's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kennedy treats Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kennedy treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kennedy performs Arteriovenous Fistula Repair more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Kennedy performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Lung Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kennedy performs Lung Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kennedy performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Kennedy's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fracture
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrotomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Lipomas
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Ronald Kennedy, MD is a general surgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1978 and specializes in general surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Baylor College Med and Affil Hospital
Residency Hospital
Baylor College Med and Affil Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Mississippi
Medical School
1978

Awards

Dr. Kennedy's Reviews

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3.7

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Dr. Kennedy was amazing. He took so much time to explain everything to me and even called me at home to make sure everything was well. He saved my life and I am forever grateful.
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I highly recommend Dr. Kennedy. He is an extremely caring doctor. He provided excellent care to my father.
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Horrible. The man is an imbecile. I wouldnt trust him to do heart surgery on my worst enemy.
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