Dr. Joel Epperson joined the medical staff at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in December 2014. He received his Bachelor of Arts from Millsaps College in Jackson, MS and his Medical Degree from Ross University School of Medicine in Dominica, West Indies. He completed an Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine Cabrini Medical Center Program in New York, NY; an Internship and Residency in General Surgery plus a Residency in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at The University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS. He is Board Certified by The American Board of Surgery. Dr. Epperson prides himself on making others feel better about themselves and offers several reconstructive services for skin, breasts, chronic inflammatory skin conditions, subcutaneous masses, spider veins, burns, hands, faces and wounds. He also offers cosmetic procedures for faces, breasts and different parts of the body. He and his wife and three children reside in Jonesboro where they are members of Blessed Sacrament Church.