Dr. Lynn Wiggins is a leader in the areas of general, vascular, and thoracic surgery in Northeast Arkansas. He is committed to using the latest techniques and cutting-edge technologies that are changing the face of the specialized practice of surgery. He has special interest in gastro-esophageal reflux surgery as well as complex pancreatic and hepatobiliary surgery. He also has expertise in diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer, including development of minimally invasive robotic (Davinci) lung surgery.
Dr. Wiggins is board certified and has been practicing in the areas of general, vascular, and thoracic surgery for 30 years. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from Louisiana State University and went on to earn his Medical Doctorate at the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. His surgical residency was completed at the North Carolina Baptist Hospital associated with the prestigious Wake Forest University Medical School in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Dr. Wiggins is the former Chief of Surgery for Methodist Hospital of Jonesboro and St. Bernards Medical Center. He is also a former member of the St. Bernards Medical Center Executive Committee. He is presently on the Board of Directors of St. Bernards Healthcare. He remains active in several key organizations and societies including: Arkansas Medical Society, American College of Surgeons (Fellow), and the American Board of Surgery (Diplomat).