AboutDr. Stephen Cox, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rockdale, TX, with other offices in Tupelo, MS and San Antonio, TX. He has 28 years of experience. His specialties include Emergency Medicine and General Surgery. Dr. Cox is affiliated with Rockdale Hospital, North Mississippi Medical Center-Tupelo and Odessa Regional Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Stephen Cox has the following 2 specialties
- Emergency Medicine
An emergency physician is a doctor who is an expert in handling conditions of an urgent and extremely dangerous nature. These specialists work in the emergency room (ER) departments of hospitals where they oversee cases involving cardiac distress, trauma, fractures, lacerations and other acute conditions.
Emergency physicians are specially trained to make urgent life-saving decisions to treat patients during an emergency medical crisis. These doctors diagnose and stabilize patients before they are either well enough to be discharged, or transferred to the appropriate department for long-term care.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
Dr. Cox is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
1700 Brazos Ave
Rockdale, TX 76567
North Mississippi Medical Center-Tupelo
830 S Gloster St
Tupelo, MS 38801
- Odessa Regional Hospital
CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital
333 N Santa Rosa St
San Antonio, TX 78207
Austin Surgical Hospital
3003 Bee Caves Rd
Austin, TX 78746
- Valley Baptist Hospital
South Texas Regional Medical Center
1905 Highway 97 E
Jourdanton, TX 78026
- Southwest General
28 Years Experience
University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989