Daniel D. Denison


Daniel D. Denison, MD, FACS

Dr. Daniel D. Denison, MD, FACS

General Surgery

About Me

Dr. Daniel Denison at Meridian, MS

 is a board-certified General Surgeon with extensive experience and particular expertise in minimally invasive surgery. Dr. Denison makes it a goal of his to inform his patients about their options for treatment, and wants them to feel involved in their surgical care. He understands the stress and uncertainty that physical ailment can bring, and considers it an honor to partner with patients and their families to give them the care they deserve.

Patients and colleagues appreciate his caring demeanor, his attention to detail, his humility, and his ability to apply his knowledge and skill to provide a patient experience and outcome like no other.

Educational Background

Dr. Denison hails from the great state of Texas. He received his general education at Austin College in Sherman, TX. After completing his medical education at The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, TX, he completed an internship in surgical training at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, WA, followed by a 

general surgery residency 


Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, LA


Surgical Procedures

Dr. Denison in Meridian, MS

 is able to provide a wide range of 

surgical procedures

, which include, but are not limited to the following:

Medical Philosophy

  • American College of Surgeons

  • American Medical Association

  • Mississippi State Medical Association

  • Cohn-Rives Surgical Society

  • Private Practice of General Surgery, Peripheral Vascular and Thoracic

  • Medical Arts Surgical Group, October 2010-present

  • Medical Staff of Anderson Regional Medical Center

  • Anderson Regional Medical Center South

  • Rush Foundation Hospital

  • Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX

  • Lyndon Baines Johnson Hospital, Houston, TX

  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

  • Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA

  • Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA

  • University Hospital, New Orleans, LA

  • West Jefferson Medical Center, New Orleans, LA

  • Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center, Baton Rouge, LA

  • Earl K. Long Memorial Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA

  • Baton Rouge General Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA

  • University Medical Center, Lafayette, LA

  • Our Lady of the Lake Children’s Hospital, Baton Rouge, LA

  • Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, Houston, TX

Peripheral Vascular and Thoracic surgeries


  • Anti-reflux Procedures

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

  • Hernia Repairs

  • Weight Loss Surgery

  • Gastroparesis Surgery

Robotic Laparoscopic Surgeries


  • Ventral (abdominal)

  • Inguinal (groin)

  • Incisional & hiatal hernia repair

  • Anti-reflux procedure

  • Colon and bowel surgeries

  • Weight-loss surgeries

  • Texas Outstanding Rural Scholar Award

  • Clifford Payne Outstanding Resident Award

  • Meridian’s Top 40 under 40

  • Past Medical Director of East Mississippi Trauma Care Region

  • Past Chief of Surgery – Anderson Regional Medical Center

  • Past member of the Mississippi Trauma Care Clinical Effectiveness Committee

  • Wound Care Director – Regency Hospital

  • He is married with two children and loves spending time with his family
  • He loves fishing and other outdoor activities, going to sporting events and traveling nationally and internationally.
  • He knew from an early age that he wanted to be involved in medicine. Helping others has always been something he knew he was called to do.
  • He enjoys working with his hands and enjoyed building things.
  • He feels that surgery perfectly blends his interests inpatient and his skillset.
  • He looks forward to building a relationship of trust and mutual respect with his patients and their families.
  • He believes it is very important to continue to improve and get better, in medicine and in life.
  • He takes pride in his work and in his community. He feels that expert, top-notch care can be delivered here in Meridian.
Medical Arts Surgical Group, Medical Philosophy

The Exceptional Care You Expect, With the Patient-Centered Kindness You Deserve