Joseph Chappell, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Board Certification Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology

Undergraduate Degree
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
Pi Tau Sigma Engineering Honorary Society
Georgia Institute of Technology

Military Service
United States Navy

Assignments included:
An engineering officer on USS Borie (destroyer)
Military Field Advisor, Military Assistance Command, Vietnam
Staff, Commander Western Sea Frontier

Medical School
Emory University School of Medicine

Grady Memorial Hospital
Atlanta, Georgia

Ophthalmology Residency
Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Ophthalmology

Board Certification
Certified, American Board of Ophthalmology

Post Graduate Recognition
Fellow, American Academy of Ophthalmology
Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Professional Membership
American Academy of Ophthalmology
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Mississippi State Medical Association
North East Mississippi Medical Society
Mississippi Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat Association

Hospital Staff

Attending Physician and Surgeon, North Mississippi Medical Center
Surgeon, North Mississippi Surgery Center

Clinical Advisor, Family Medicine Residency Program, NMMC
Volunteer Staff, Free Clinic, Tupelo

Research and Publications

Former Clinical Investigator California Intraocular Lens Corporation
Former Clinical Investigator IO Lab.

Congenital Euryblepharon
Annals of Ophthalmology, Aug 1979 p. 1217-1224
McCord,C.D., Chappell, J.J., and Pollard, Z.F.

Pseudotumor Cerebri Following Atrial Septal Defect Repair
in a child
Annals of Ophthalmology, 14:12 p.1127 Dec 82
Chappell, J.J.

Contact Lens in the Upper Eye Lid Masquerading as Lid Mass
Ophthalmic Surgery 1987 Nov 18(11):851 (88095820)
Chappell, J.J.