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Jacob Moremen

Jacob Moremen, Associate Professor

University of Mississippi Medical Center
325 Wood Dale Dr
Jackson, MS  39216
United States
6019845176 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


College of Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY  (2004-08)

Internship, Chandler Medical Center University of Kentucky (2008-09)

Surgical Residency, MCCG Mercer University, Macon, GA (2009-13)

Cardiothoracic Fellowship-Thoracic Track, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN (2013-16)

Assistant Professor, University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS (2016-present)

Other Interests

3rd space endoscopy (POEM, ESD)

Minimally invasive surgery

Complex hiatal/foregut disease

Lung & esophageal cancer

Mediastinal tumors 


Moremen JR, Ceppa DP, Rieger KM, Birdas TJ. Substernal reconstruction following esophagectomy: operation of last resort? J Thorac Dis. 2017 Dec;9(12):5040-5045. PMID: 29312708

Moremen JR, Greenleaf CE, Stokes SM, Tom A, Rao PK, Sears CR, Birdas TJ, Ceppa DP. Interstitial Lung Disease in Patients Hospitalized for Acute Illness: Is Thoracoscopic Lung Biopsy Worth the Risk? J Miss State Med Assoc. 2017 Feb; 2: 40-45.

Moremen JR. Benign tumors of the lung. TSRA Review of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2nd edition. Damian LaParr, Carlos Mery. Chap 16, 75-77.

Moremen JR. Mediastinal Masses. TSRA Review of Cardiothoracic Surgery 2nd edition. Damian LaParr, Carlos Mery. Chap 40, 187-92.

Moremen JR, Ceppa DP. Clinical Decision Support “Non-small Cell Lung Cancer”. In press.

Moremen JR, Ceppa DP. Management of perioperative anticoagulation in lung resection. Difficult Decisions in Thoracic Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach, 3rd edition. Mark Ferguson, Springer London 2014. Chap 9, 109-25.

Moremen JR, Skopelja E, Ceppa DP. The Role of Induction Therapy.  J Thorac Dis. 2014 May; Suppl 3: S309-13.

Moremen JR, Tong BC, Ceppa DP. Thoracic Superior Segmentectomy. Ann Cardiothorac Surg. 2014 Mar;3(2):202-3.

Practice Areas

  • Thoracic
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Chest wall
  • Diaphragm
  • Lung
  • Esophagus
  • Mediastinum
  • Pleura
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Cancer