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When there is a need for medical attention, major hospitals are minutes away, many of which have received national acclaim for superior care and research accomplishments.

Madison has a booming medical community that offers specialty clinics such as MS Vein Institute, MS Premier Plastic Surgery, state-of-the-art Dental and Optical clinics, Chiropractic clinics, and Physical Therapy clinics, just to name a few. You don’t have to look or drive far to meet your medical needs, we have something for everyone conveniently located nearby.

Major Hospitals within minutes of Madison

St. Dominic Hospital is a 571-bed tertiary care hospital located in Jackson, Mississippi, serving all of central Mississippi and employs approximately 3,000 employees, including nurses, physicians, and skilled caregivers. The medical staff, of nearly 500 leading physicians and specialists, makes St. Dominic’s one of the most comprehensive hospitals in Mississippi. St. Dominic is located 10 miles from Madison, a 14-minute commute.

Children’s of Mississippi is the name for all pediatric services at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, the state’s only academic medical center. With Children’s of Mississippi Hospital (the state’s only children’s hospital) plus clinics statewide, doctors specialize in caring for children from birth through the teen years, all in bright, family-friendly spaces. Batson Children’s Hospital is located 11 miles from Madison, a 14-minute commute.

The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson is the state’s only academic health science center. UMMC includes seven health science schools: medicine, nursing, dentistry, health-related professions, graduate studies, population health, and pharmacy.

With more than 10,000 full- and part-time employees, UMMC is one of the largest employers in Mississippi. The Medical Center’s $1.6 billion annual budget – approximately one-tenth from state appropriations – represents 10 percent of the Jackson metro area economy and two percent of the state economy. UMMC continues to grow in all its mission areas. The University of Mississippi Medical Center is 11 miles from Madison, a 16-minute commute.

Home to the State’s only

  • Children’s Hospital
  • Children’s Cancer Center
  • Children’s Heart and Kidney transplant programs
  • Children’s Congenital Heart Program
  • Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Children’s Emergency Room
  • Sickle Cell Clinic

Regarded as one of the premier healthcare systems in the nation, Baptist Memorial Health Care is an award-winning network dedicated to providing compassionate, high-quality care for patients. Baptist Hospital is located 13 miles from Madison, a 19-minute commute.

VA Jackson Healthcare System serves Veterans throughout Mississippi with ten community-based clinics and our acute-care medical center.
Veterans Affairs Medical Center is 11 miles from Madison, a 14-minute commute.

Merit Health Madison is a full-service facility designed to meet the healthcare needs of families in Madison County and beyond. Conveniently located off I-55, just minutes from Madison County families living and working, Merit Health Madison is home to quality care, advanced medical technology, and skilled professionals – ready to serve your family’s healthcare needs. Merit Health is located 10 miles from Madison, a 14-minute commute.


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