Hans H. Tulip


Dr. Hans Tulip

Dr. Hans H. Tulip, MD, FACS

General Surgery

About Me

Dr. Hans Tulip 

is a trusted & 

board-certified General Surgeon based in Meridian, Mississippi

. His area of expertise is the application of 

minimally invasive surgical techniques for abdominal surgery

. He specializes in 

hiatal hernia repair/reflux surgery

abdominal hernia repair

, and 

colon/rectal surgery


Educational Background

After his freshman year of education at 

Walla Walla College in College Place, WA

, Dr. Tulip moved to California to attend The 

Master’s College in Santa Clarita

 to pursue a college basketball experience. After college, he moved back to Washington State to attend the School of Medicine at The University of Washington. 

Dr. Tulip

 completed his 

General Surgery Residency

 at the 

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, TX

, home to the 

world-famous Parkland Memorial Hospital


Surgical Procedures

His advanced abilities with 

robotic and laparoscopic procedures

 provide his patients with a superior level of care they deserve. Dr. Tulip is able to provide a wide range of surgical procedures, which include, but are not limited to, the following:

Medical Philosophy

Dr. Hans Tulip in Meridian, MS

 believes in a patient-centered approach in medicine. He actively seeks to do what’s right for his patients, looks for ways to enhance his skills, and continuously pursues information about the newest advances in medicine. He finds great joy in helping others and is grateful for the opportunity to meet and provide help to patients and their families in a time of need.

  • American College of Surgeons

  • Society of Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

  • Chest Wall Injury Society

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

  • Medical Director of the Robotic Surgery

  • Board Member of the Mississippi Trauma Advisory Council

  • Board Member of the Mississippi Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council

  • Trauma Medical Director at Anderson Regional Medical Center

  • Trauma Medical Director of the East Central Mississippi Trauma Care Region

  • Private Practice of General Surgery, Medical Arts Surgical Group, Meridian, MS, July 1996-present

  • Parkland Memorial Hospital, Dallas, TX

  • Children’s Medical Center, Dallas, TX

  • VA Medical Center, Dallas, TX

  • Zale Lipshy University Hospital, Dallas, TX

  • Robotic-assisted surgery Hiatal (diaphragm) hernia repair

  • Reflux surgery

  • Abdominal Hernia repair

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

  • Resident Medical Student Teaching Award

  • Parkland Memorial Hospital Employee of the Month

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society Member

  • Texas Surgical Society Raleigh Ross Scholarship Award 2012

  • Outstanding Chief Resident Award 2013

  • He grew up in Alaska with his dad who’s a pediatrician.
  • He was introduced to medicine at a young age.
  • He also helped to establish a program to ensure that the same minimally invasive treatment options are available to patients when they need emergency surgery.
  • He has always enjoyed working with his hands and making use of technology in meaningful and effective ways.
  • He enjoys spending his free time with his family by playing basketball, running, and reading.
Medical Arts Surgical Group, Medical Philosophy

Dr. Tulip's Reviews

Mar 19, 2020
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The visit was quick and professional
Jennifer Caton
Feb 20, 2020
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Dr Tulip was informative about my condition. He gave me options. I felt comfortable about my decision because he answered my questions I had.
tiffany green
Jan 28, 2020
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To me dr.tulip saved my life God bless you and your staff .thank you
Glen Mosley
Oct 31, 2019
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Had 2skin cancers removed from my back. Dr. Tulip was very professional and took very good care of me.
Ginny Struyf
Oct 10, 2019
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He saw my disabled grandson who was very comfortable with Dr. Tulip. All our questions and concerns were addressed.
William Preston Moore
Sep 26, 2019
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It went well. Dr Tulip took plenty of time explaining and time for questions as well.

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