Copiah County Medical Center

Call Us:  [601] 574-7000


James Phelan DPM performs a number of elective surgical procedures:

  • Crush Injuries
  • Bone Spurs
  • Heel Spurs
  • Plantar Warts
  • Plantar Faciatis
  • Bunionectomy
  • Hammer Toe
  • Cyst

Quality Improvement

Teresa Harvey, RN is CCMC’s Quality Improvement Director.  She is responsible for ensuring the care provided to the community complies with nationally recognized standards of practice, applicable laws, and regulations.  In addition, she directs the hospital’s efforts for continual improvement as we strive for excellence.


The CardioPulmonary Department at Copiah County Medical Center works side by side with our doctors and nurses to meet our patient’s respiratory needs. Our respiratory therapists are qualified in oxygen administration, nebulizer therapy, and incentive spirometry, as well as emergency airway stabilization and arterial blood retrievals. Jeff and his staff also offer the following Outpatient procedures: Electrocardiogram (EKG), Electroencephalogram (EEG), 24-hour Holter Monitoring, and Pulmonary Function Test Spirometry. 

Physical Therapy

CCMC will house a brand new spacious therapy gym with 12-foot wrap-around windows, a private treatment room, and up-to-date therapy equipment. Our goal is to provide patients with the highest quality therapy available. Our unique occupational therapy kitchen is equipped with a dishwater, coffee maker, and refrigerator, as well as upper and lower cabinetry to ensure that upon discharge home, our patients are equipped and prepared to perform any activity safely.  We are looking forward to continuing to serve our community for years to come. 

  • Abdominoplasty (tummy tuck)
  • Body lift
  • Brachioplasty (arm lift)
  • Buttock lift
  • Fat transfer/Fat grafts
  • Labiaplasty
  • Liposuction
  • Medial Thigh lift
  • Myocutaneous flap (grafting)
  • Panniculectomy
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Implant removal
  • Breast lift
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Rhinoplasty (nose enhancement)
  • Scar Revision
  • Septoplasty (nose reconstruction)
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Graft
  • Skin Lesion/Tumor
  • Zygoma (cheekbone fracture)
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Extensor Tendon Repair
  • Flexor Tendon Repair
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Tenolysis (tendon release)
  • Trigger Finger


New Beginnings, Intensive Outpatient Program at CCMC provides mental health services to older adults in Copiah and Lincoln counties who are 50 and older. We use a multi-disciplinary team approach that includes a psychiatrist, social worker, program director, activity director, nurse, mental health technician, CNA, transportation drivers, and cooks. New Beginnings provides services such as individual and group therapy, medication management, psychiatric care, and multidisciplinary diagnostic assessment, as well as free transportation, breakfast, snack, and lunch that is provided daily. Each patient is screened to determine appropriate candidacy and works closely with the social worker, nurse, and psychiatrist to determine an individualized treatment plan of care. At New Beginnings, our priority is to provide the highest quality of care to our patients. Our goal is to provide current evidence-based treatment to treat mental health symptoms and disorders such as depression, hopeless/helpless, suicidal or homicidal ideation, anxiety, worry, mood swings, adjustment issues, unresolved grief and loss, stress, and appetite and sleep disturbances. Anyone can refer themselves or someone else to New Beginnings; there does not need to be a physician’s order for a referral. If you have any questions about our services, please call us today at 601-894-6256.


The Radiology Department of CCMC will be installing all new General Electric equipment. This will include the 1st GE Optima Xray machine in the state! The Optima 656 Xray is automatic and shows the images within 10 seconds of taking the Xray.
We are happy to offer GE Essential Digital Mammography, as well as CCMC’s premier GE Logic Ultrasound. Onsite 3 days per week will be MRI. Lastly, the CT Revolution EVO 64 Slice CT Scanner is the 2nd State of the Art CT scanner in the state of Mississippi. Our Radiology Department is leading in technology and excelling in customer service.


Mark Wilson MD and Donald Brannan MD from GI & Associates perform:

  • Colonoscopy

  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (Peg tube placement/replacement)
  • Gynecomastia (male breast reduction)
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Blepharoplasty (upper/lower eyelid lift)
  • Brow Lift
  • Cleft lip/Cleft palate
  • Skin Flap
  • Face Lift
  • Facial Fracture Repair
  • Facial Implant
  • Nasal Injury Repair
  • Orbital Floor Fracture Repair
  • Otoplasty (external ear reconstruction)
  • Partial Face Lift


Human Resources

Copiah County Medical Center’s Human Resources Department provides administrative support for all functions related to the management of each employee. The mission of the department is to be a strategic partner by providing Human Resources programs that attract, develop, retain, and engage a skilled and diverse workforce.

The Human Resources Department is also responsible for administering the Health Benefits, Payroll Processing, Workers Compensation and numerous other benefits for our employees. We look forward to enhancing our already robust benefits package and adding some fun and exciting programs for our employees and our community collectively.

​Plastic Surgeon

David Steckler MD, FACS from The Mississippi Center for Plastic Surgery perform:


Rick Akin DMD and Carl Boykin DMD provide adult and pediatric sedation dentistry procedures:

  • Extractions
  • Caps
  • Crowns
  • Fillings

General Surgeon

Lee Nicols MD, FACS from Central Surgical Associates perform a number of elective surgical procedures: 

  • Hemorrhoidectomy

  • Breast Biopsy

  • Amputation

  • Wound Debridement

  • Soft Tissue Excision

  • Multiple other surgical procedures under local and monitored anesthesia

Dietary: The Café

CCMC’s Dietary Services is excited to implement the Select Menu Service. The new menu service will allow patients to choose their meals for the day all the while honoring their dietary restrictions.

Our friendly staff will be happy to serve patients and their family members, breakfast, lunch and dinner in The Café seven day a week.

Breakfast 7-9, Lunch 11-1, Dinner 5-6

In addition to the Select Menu Service, the kitchen will be equipped with a brand new gas range top, steamer, convection ovens, walk-in coolers and freezers, and much more! 

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