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Dr. Joe C. Files MD, Hematologist (Blood Specialist)

Dr. Joe C. Files MD

Hematologist (Blood Specialist) | Hematology

2500 North State Street Department Of Medici Jackson MS, 39216

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Dr. Joe Files is a hematology internist practicing in Jackson, MS. Dr. Files specializes in cases of suspected blood disorders when a diagnosis is unclear and further medical care is needed. Hematology internists work with other specialists such as surgeons, radiation therapists and gynecologists in order to get a better understanding on the cases. Often, patients are asked to participate in clinical research that could result in more efficient treatment methods.

Education and Training

Univ of Ms Sch of Med, Jackson Ms 1972

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Hematology

Provider Details

MaleEnglish

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Residency

  • University Hosp, Internal Medicine  

Dr. Joe C. Files MD's Practice location

Practice At 2500 North State Street Department Of Medicine/Division Of Hematolog

2500 North State Street Department Of Medici -
Jackson, MS 39216
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