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Dr. Jason Beasley

Family Medicine
Collins, MS
21 years experience male

Locations

Office

Collins, MS

Address

Southern Family Medicine, 603 South Holly Avenue, Collins, MS, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 12pm
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

Aetna

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

Cigna

Humana Insurance Company

About

Bio

A native of Collins, MS, I returned to my home town to open a solo family medicine clinic.

Specialties
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Family Medicine

Palliative Care

Doctor Q&A

79 Answers
46 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Menopause: Your profile lists your age as 49 years old, so irregular periods can be a sign of menopause. To be on the safe side, you should see your primary car... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Neither: Alcohol in any form can irritate the gastrointestinal tract. If you have been diagnosed with an ulcer in your duodenum, i would recommend avoiding al... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Infection: Viral infections, like influenza, can cause the bone marrow to temporarily decrease the production of red blood cells. The number of white blood cell... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Nothing specific: Penises come in all shapes and sizes. If you are not having pain and are urinating without difficulty, nothing may need to be done. To be on the saf... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Many: If by low blood you are referring to anemia, symptoms may include feeling tired or cold. You may notice that your nailbeds and insides of eye lids ap... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
NO: An av block in the heart usually refers to an abnormality in the electrical conduction system.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: The virus that causes hepatitis a is spread by the fecal-oral route.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: Some people have a higher pain tolerance than others. Even at the hands of the most skilled physician, a bone marrow biopsy is at least uncomfortable... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Aging vs. Attacking: Osteoarthritis is often referred to as "wear and tear" arthritis that develops as we age. Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder in which the... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Replacement: An "artificial" joint is one that is man-made and surgically replaces someone's own joint.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
See your doctor: It can be hard to tell the difference between a bad sprain or a fracture (broken bone). A simple x-ray of the foot can help your doctor determine if ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: If the "diabetic coma" is from very low blood sugar, the is no particular smell. If the "coma" is from very high blood sugar, there may be a sweet, f... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Wear good shoes: Wearing good-fitting, comfortable shoes is one of the best things to decrease pain from standing on your feet all day. You can also look into padded ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Possibly: Any kind of pain can cause the blood pressure to increase a bit, but not always.
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: Your question sounds as if your spouse has a serious medical illness. If this is the case, you can check with your local hospital or do an online sea... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Screening: Cage questions are used by healthcare professionals to screen for alcohol abuse/dependence.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Generally these groups are referred to as al-anon.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Doctors use sterile water injections into the bloodstream on a regular basis, and this is perfectly safe. However, nonsterile water (tap water) injec... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: The reason you are sent for occupational therapy usually determines when you can start. Ask your healthcare professional for the best answer.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
A lot of things: With a busy work schedule, it can be hard to fit in a structured exercise regimen. If you can't, here are some tips to increase your activity level: ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Generally No: Many narcotic pain medications can make you drowsy, so going back to work while taking them may be dangerous. However, if it is a non-narcotic pain r... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: While swollen lymph nodes and joint pain could be from an infection, these symptoms may be signs of a more serious condition. You should see your doc... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: Not all prostate cancer behaves the same way. However, it can spread to lymph nodes, bones, liver, lungs and brain.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Many things: Depending on the severity, stenosis of the cervical spine can be treated with medications, physical therapy, injections, or surgery.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: While the chances of getting pregnant are lower if your partner does not ejaculate in your vagina, sperm can be present in the fluids secreted by a ma... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: If your blood pressure has always been low, it is probably nothing to worry about. If your blood pressure had previously been normal and is now low, ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Avoiding things: While moisturizers can help dry itchy skin, using a fragrance free/hypoallergenic soap can also help decrease your symtoms. Avoiding hot showers/bath... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Many possibilities: What you describe could be anything from a benign skin growth or a cyst under the skin among other things. Your family doctor should be able to give ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Not yet: Often lumps behind the ear are enlarged lymph nodes. A visit to your family doctor can give you answers and possible treatment. It is always better ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes but not likely: While both condoms and birth control pills are very effective at preventing pregnancy, the only guaranteed way to prevent pregnancy is not to have sex... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Good sign: If your beta-hcg levels are increasing, this is a sign that the pregnancy is progressing and a miscarriage has not occurred.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Narrowing: In its most simple term, stenosis refers to narrowing, while cervical refers to the neck region. So, cervical spinal stenosis is a narrowing of the s... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Many things: Depending on the severity, stenosis of the lumbar spine can be treated with medications, physical therapy, injections, or surgery.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Medications and physical therapy can be used to treat whiplash injuries.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Hernia: This sounds like an incisional hernia. In this condition, a weak spot in the surrounding tissue or muscle allows fatty tissue or intestines to protru... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Many!: While there are known sleep aids such as ambien, lunesta, and rozerem, (ramelteon) other medications can cause drowsiness as a side effect. These med... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
See your PCP: While losing your balance may be an easily treatable problem, it could be the sign of something more serious. I recommend that you see your primary c... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Call her doc: The symptoms you describe could be side effects of the amoxicillin. She should contact the doctor who prescribed the Amoxicillin to determine if a me... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Probably not: I would recommed your husband see his family doctor. Many medical problems, including low testosterone levels, can lead to a low sex drive.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Possibly: These symptoms could be side effect of medications, inner ear trouble, or infection. I would recommend visiting your family doctor or neurolgist to b... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Many things: The symptoms you describe could be anything from a clogged pore to an ingrown hair or enlarged lymph node. See your family doctor to make sure it is ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Allergy testing: An appointment with an allergy specialist could provide you allergy testing to determine if you are allergic to milk or milk products along with any o... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
CAGE: The following questions are often asked to determine if alcohol is a problem: have you ever felt you needed to cut back on your drinking? Has anyone... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Sudden changes: Sudden changes such as numbness or weakness of one side of the body, drooping of one side of the face, confusion, trouble speaking or understanding, s... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Yes, to an extent: While people with dark skin are more protected from harmful ultraviolet light, they are not totally protected from skin cancer.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
NO: Amoxicillin and penicillin are antibiotics used to treat infections. They will not clear the bloodstream of other drugs.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Support group: Joining a support group for a particular medical condtion will give you the opportunity to interact with others who are in a similar situation. It he... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Rehab/Therapy: Physical or occupational therapists can work with stroke patients to help minimize contractures. The sooner you start rehab/therapy after a stroke, t... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
Possibly: Quitting smoking can definitely slow down the progression of emphysema. If your father continues to smoke, his emphysema will definitely worsen.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine 21 years experience
It depends: While not every obese person is diabetic, obesity is shown to increase your risk of developing diabetes.

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May 2, 2014
Very timely and accurate responses.
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Beasley is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Beasley is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your reply, Dr. Batt. I am really trying to find the trigger foods. Guess this is part of the joys of hitting mid 40's? :(
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Added motivation to quit. Things I already knew but good to see it sum
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :) Your answer made me feel not helplessto know there are things I can do

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Mississippi School of Medicine, MS
Graduated 2001MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Hattiesburg Region, MS - Summer
2013
Most Influential, Second Place, Hattiesburg Region, MS - Summer
2013
Thought Leader, Second Place, Hattiesburg Region, MS - Summer
2013

Affiliations

Covington County Hospital
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