Dominican Plaza
970 Lakeland Dr.
Suite 61
Jackson, MS 39216

Office Hours
Monday – Thursday
8:00 am – 4:30 pm
8:00 am – 3:00 pm



Board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease, Dr. Hays completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia. He then earned his medical degree at the University of Mississippi Medical School and completed an internship at the University of Pennsylvania. He then completed his residency at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota and served two years in the United States Air Force as chief of medicine at the 7206 Dispensory in Athens, Greece. Dr. Hays then finished his cardiology fellowship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center.

In 1973, Dr. Hays co-founded the Jackson Heart Clinic and the Mississippi Heart Institute and helped with the establishment of the St. Dominic cardiac catheterization lab.

He is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians and American Heart Association where he served as a past president of the Mississippi Division. He is also a member of the Central Medical Society, Mississippi State Medical Association and the American Medical Association.