JMS Burn Center
Mississippi's premier inpatient burn center
Our Burn Center Team
The team is led by the President of Joseph M. Still Burn Centers, Inc., Fred Mullins, MD, and the local Medical Director, William C. Lineaweaver, M.D., who has extensive experience in plastic and reconstructive procedures as well as burn and wound care.
In addition to Dr. Lineaweaver, Tanya Oswald, MD, specializes in the treatment of burns and microsurgery at the JMS Burn Center at CMMC.
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Prevent Home Heating From Becoming a Safety Hazard
Expert advice on avoiding house fires, carbon monoxide poisoning
Basic safety information for preventing burns.
Because barbecue grills are operated in a casual, relaxed atmosphere, they tend to be taken for granted.
The latest data available from SAFE KIDS USA.
Listed here you will find additional information relating to first-, second-, or third-degree burns.
Burn injuries require emergency clinical care by a physician or other health care professional.
The JMS Burn & Reconstruction Center at CMMC consists of:
- Outpatient Burn Clinic – 12 patient rooms
- Burn Step-Down Unit – 20 beds, playroom and treatment room
- Burn ICU – 13 beds
MS Burn Foundation
The MS Burn Foundation is working closely with Joseph M. Still Burn Centers, Inc., at CMMC to supply Mississippi burn patients with transportation, prescriptions and compression garments. For more information about the MS Burn Foundation, or to find out ways you can help support this organization, please visit msburn.org.