George T. Salloum, M.D.

Dr. Salloum joined Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists in 2001. He specializes in reconstructive joint surgery and general orthopaedics. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons with Certificate of Added Qualification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation in 2001. Dr. Salloum, a Gulfport, Mississippi native, became the first of Bienville Orthopaedic Specialists physicians to take active staff privileges at a Gulfport hospital.

SPECIALTY: Orthopaedic Surgery

SPECIALTY INTEREST: Sports Medicine and Shoulder Reconstruction

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS:

  • Biloxi Regional Medical Center
  • Garden Park Hospital
  • Ocean Springs Hospital
  • Memorial Hospital at Gulfport
  • Cedar Lake Surgery Center
  • Gulf South Surgery Center, LLC
  • Gulf Coast Outpatient Surgery Center

EDUCATION:

  • College-University of Mississippi, Oxford, MS
  • Medical School-University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Jackson, MS
  • Internship-University of Mississippi Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation, Jackson, MS
  • Residency- University of Mississippi Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation, Jackson, MS

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association,
  • Mississippi Orthopaedic Society
  • Mississippi State Medical Association

CERTIFICATIONS: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons with Certificate of Added Qualification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

PUBLICATIONS:

  • Salloum GT, Tucci MA, Tsao AK, Hughes JL. Comparison of Tissues Adjacent to Different Mechanical Stress Areas from Patients with Clinically Failed Implants. Biomedical Sciences Instrumentation 1995; 31:127-133.
  • Howes JD, Tucci MA, Salloum GT, Tsao AK, Johnson AB. Distribution of Cytokines Adjacent to Cemented Joint Implants. J Dental Res. 1995; 74:191, abstracts.

PRESENTATIONS:

  • Salloum GT, Tucci MA, Tsao AK, Hughes JL. Comparison of Tissues Adjacent to Different Mechanical Stress Areas from Patients with Clinically Failed Implants. Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium, April 8, 1995. Copper Mountain, Colorado.
  • Salloum GT, Tucci MA, Tsao AK, Hughes JL. Distribution of cytokines in synovial fluid and synovial tissue of patients undergoing revision knee arthroplasty. Mississippi Academy of Sciences. 59th Annual Meeting, February 9-10, 1995. Biloxi, Mississippi.

RESEARCH:

  • 1993-1995 “Metallurgical Evaluation of Failed Fracture Fixation Devices” under Audrey K. Tsao, MD and Kenneth St. John, MS. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Mississippi School of Medicine.
  • 1994-1996, “Biochemical and Immunochemical Response of Tissue to Polymeric Particle Wear Debris” under Audrey K. Tsao, MD and Michelle Tucei, MS, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Mississippi School of Medicine.

HONORS, AWARDS, ACCREDITATIONS:

  • Robert C. Byrd Congressional Scholarship, 1988 Phi Kappa Phi 1991
  • Academic Excellence Scholarship 1988-1992
  • Honor Societies at University of Mississippi, 1988-1992
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta
  • Alpha Lambda Delta
  • Phi Eta Sigma
  • Gamma Beta Phi
  • Golden Key National Honor Society
  • Lambda Sigma
  • Order of Omega
  • Maribel-Barber Scholarship in Medicine, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, 1992-1996
  • Rocky Mountain Bioengineering Symposium 3rd Place, Award for Student Presentations, 1995
  • Dean’s Medicine Student Research Fellowship, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, 1993
  • Dean’s Medicine Student Research Fellowship, University of Mississippi School of Medicine, 1994

INTERESTS: Boating and Snow Skiing

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