North Mississippi Sports
Medicine & Orthopaedic Clinic

Eric Lewis, M.D.

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Elbow, Wrist Hand & Microsurgery Specialist
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, Texas

Dr. Lewis earned his bachelor’s degree in bioengineering from Texas A&M University. He received his medical training from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN. He completed his internship in general surgery at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, TX. He also took part in a fellowship and orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX. He has completed fellowships in hand and microsurgery in Houston as well. Prior coming to Tupelo, he worked at the Naval Hospital in Camp Lejeune, NC. He is board certified and specializes in orthopaedic surgery of the elbow, wrist and hand.

WORK EXPERIENCE

8/2010-Present
North Mississippi Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Clinic, PLLC
Tupelo, MS

8/2007-8/2010
Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune. Staff Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon. Responsible for the evaluation and treatment of all orthopaedic issued related to the elbow, wrist and hand. Surgical skills involved management of soft tissue injuries, arthroscopic evaluation and treatment of the elbow and wrist, management of acute and chronic trauma to the upper extremity. Duties also involve general orthopaedic call coverage.

1/2007-8/2010
Staff Care Inc. Locums tenens emergency room orthopaedic coverage. Emergency evaluation and treatment of orthopaedic injuries. Assignments have been completed in North Carolina and Pennsylvania.

8/2004-8/2007
Texas Orthopaedic Hospital. Orthopaedic Coverage. Responsible for evaluation and acute treatment of patients with predominately orthopeadic issues presenting to the Emergency Room. Provided call coverage including inpatient rounding for Fondren Orthopaedic Group physicians.

EDUCATION

Texas A&M University
College Station, Texas
-Bachelor of Science in Bioengineering awarded 08/1990

Meharry Medical College
Nashville, Tennessee
-Doctor of Medicine awarded 05/1999

St. Joseph Hospital
Department of General Surgery
Houston, Texas
-General Surgery Internship completed 06/2000

The University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston
Department of Orthopaedics
Houston, Texas
-Orthopaedic Research Fellowship completed 06/2001

The University of Texas Health Science Center-Houston
Department of Orthopaedics
Houston, Texas
-Residency Training in Orthopaedic Surgery completed 06/2006

Baylor College of Medicine
Department of Plastic Surgery
Houston, Texas
-Fellowship in Hand and Microsurgery completed in 09/2007

MEDICAL LICENSURE

ABOS Board Certification 07/23/09
Subspecialty Certification in Surgery of the Hand 09/09/2013
Mississippi License: Obtained 09/2009

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

Lewis EV, Ambrose CG, Coupe KJ. Optimal distal screw configuration in intramedullary fixation of distal tibia fractures. Poster presentation at the Orthopaedic Trauma Association Meeting, 2001.

Lewis EV, Netscher DT. Technique of non-vascularized toe phalangeal transfer and distraction lengthening in treatment of multiple digit symbrachydactyly. Techniques in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery-published June 2008.

Lewis EV. Rupture of extensor indicis proprius and extensor digitorum comminus to the index finger associated with calcium pyrophosphate crystal deposition at the wrist. ASSH Correspondence. 2011

Clanton TO, Matheny LM, Jarvis HC, Lewis EV, Ambrose CG. Quantitative analysis of torsional stiffness in supplemental one-third tubular plate fixation in the management of isolated syndesmosis injuries: a biomechanical study. Foot Ankle Int. Feb 2013.

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society-Member
American Society for Surgery of the Hand-Membership Pending
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons-Fellow

REFERENCES

Available on Request

click here to view Curriculum Vitae in PDF format.

Dr Eric Lewis explains about Carpal Tunnel Release and other Minimally Invasive Procedures


 

Dr Eric Lewis Orthopedic Elbow Wrist and Hand Surgeon in Tupelo MS

662-840-5747 662-840-5747

tupsportmg@nmhs.net

Address

North Mississippi Sports
Medicine & Orthopaedic Clinic

4381 S. Eason Blvd
Suite 303
Tupelo, MS 38801

Hours

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