James Robert Headrick Jr., MD
  • Bachelor of Science - Vanderbilt University (1986)
  • Doctor of Medicine - University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis (1991)
Postgraduate Training:
  • Internship in Surgery at University of Tennessee, Chattanooga Unit
  • Residency in General Surgery University of Tennessee, Chattanooga Unit (1992-1997)
  • Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Residency, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine (1997-2000)
  • Cum Laude, Vanderbilt University
  • Tau Beta Pi Honor Society, Vanderbilt University
  • Vice President,  University of Tennessee College of Medicine(1991)
  • Raymond H. Alexander, M.D., Residents Paper Competition(1995)
  • First place paper, Gold Medal Forum, Southeastern Surgical Congress (1996)
  • Robert C. Coddington Award, First Place Research Paper(1996)
  • First Place, Affiliate Forum, American College of Chest Physicians (1999)
  • O.T. Clagett Resident Award, Mayo Clinic (2000)
  • American Board of Surgery (1998)
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery (2001)
Professional Affiliations:
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Southern Thoracic Surgical Association
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Adult Cardiac Surgery
  • Minimal Invasive Thoracic Surgery
  • Hyperhidrosis