H. Creed Fox, M.D.
Ages Treated: All
- Board Certified Gastroenterologist
- Currently Accepting New Patients
- Most Insurance Plans Accepted
- Performs Colonoscopies
About H. Creed Fox, M.D.
Henry Creed Fox M.D. is a board-certified gastroenterologist at Hattiesburg GI Associates.
A native of Mississippi, Dr. Fox is proud to call the Magnolia state his home. Born and raised in Clarksdale, in the heart of the Delta, he attended the University of Mississippi, where he graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in chemistry. He received his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Mississippi in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1985. Dr. Fox did his residency in Internal Medicine at the University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences (UTCHS) in Memphis, Tennessee, where he served as Chief Medicine Resident at the City of Memphis Hospital for one year. After achieving lifetime board certification as a Diplomat in Internal Medicine, Dr. Fox continued his training at UTCHS by completing a fellowship in gastroenterology in June of 1991, shortly before moving to Hattiesburg that same year.
Dr. Fox started a solo gastroenterology practice in Hattiesburg in 1991, which has now become Hattiesburg GI Associates, PLLC. Dr. Fox has interests in all aspects of gastroenterology and hepatology, including but not limited to GERD, ulcer disease, inflammatory bowel disease (IBS), colorectal cancer, Hepatitis C, and diseases of the pancreas and liver. He is experienced in all endoscopic procedures, including upper GI endoscopy (EGD), including dilation of strictures and management of gastrointestinal bleeding, colonoscopy, diagnostic and therapeutic ERCP.
Dr. Fox is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology and currently has staff privileges at Wesley Medical Center, where he serves on the Physician Leadership Committee and as a member of the Board of Trustees. In addition, he has served as Chairman of Physician Education for over ten years.
A family man and loving husband, Dr. Fox considers himself blessed to be the father of three children and to be able to call Connie his bride for over twenty-eight years. He and his wife are both very active members of First Baptist Church of Hattiesburg, where he serves as Deacon. His interests outside of medicine include family, hunting, golf, and flying. Dr. Fox is an instrument rated pilot with over two thousand hours of flying experience.