James A. Underwood, Jr., a Jackson, MS native, joined GI Associates in 2001 and is a gastroenterologist at the Flowood GI Associates and Endoscopy Center and Madison GI Associates and Endoscopy Center. He graduated magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of the Arts in Biological Sciences from the University of Mississippi. He also completed his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Mississippi where he also graduated magna cum laude. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. He returned to the University of Mississippi as Chief Resident and Clinical Instructor in Internal Medicine, and then went on to complete his fellowship in Gastroenterology at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. He is board certified in Gastroenterology.
In addition to working at GI Associates, Dr. Underwood is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of Mississippi. He has numerous memberships including diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine, and a member of the Mississippi State Medical Association and the American Gastroenterological Association.
Dr. Underwood is affiliated with most major hospitals in the area and is accepting new patients. Please call the Flowood GI Associates and Endoscopy Center or the Madison GI Associates and Endoscopy Center at 601-355-1234 to contact him or to set up an appointment.
Insurances AcceptedAetna Choice POS II, Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access, Aetna Signature Administrators PPO, BCBS Blue Card PPO, CIGNA Open Access, CIGNA PPO, First Health PPO, Great West PPO, Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO, PHCS PPO, UHC Choice Plus POS, UHC Navigate HMO, UHC Navigate POS, UHC Options PPO
Admitting HospitalsAffiliated with most major hospitals in the area, Baptist Health System, Crossgates River Oaks Hospital, St Dominic Hospital
ServicesJames Underwood provides gastroenterology services in Flowood, MS. A Gastroenterologist is a physician of internal medicine who specializes in diagnosing, treating, and preventing diseases of the digestive system. A gastroenterologist is concerned with the normal function of the digestive system; making sure that it is working properly to dispose of bodily waste.
Please call GI Associates & Endoscopy Center at (601) 355-1234 to schedule an appointment in Flowood, MS or to get more information.Additional ServicesSurgeon, Internist
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