Welcome Dr. Jay McDonald to the Semmes Murphey Team

The Semmes Murphey Clinic is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Jay McDonald to our team of expert doctors. He begins September 15, 2017.

Dr. McDonald is a board-certified physician in both Anesthesiology and Pain Management. He treats all types of pain through a multidisciplinary approach using nerve blocks and minimally invasive surgical techniques, medications, physical therapy, and behavioral methods. He is a native Memphian and welcomes the opportunity to move back home after several years of private practice in Jackson, MS. Dr. McDonald graduated from Memphis University School and earned a Bachelor of Science at the University of Georgia, majoring in both biology and psychology. He served at the Church Health Center in Memphis before moving to New Orleans to complete a Master’s in Public Health at Tulane University and a Medical Doctorate at the Tulane University School of Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Anesthesiology, where he was elected chief resident and named resident of the year. Following residency, Dr. McDonald completed a fellowship in Pain Management at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

Dr. McDonald focus areas include low back, neck, joint, and cancer pain. He also specializes in headaches and spinal cord stimulators.

Read more about Dr. McDonald and his specialties here.