John Michael Craig, MD

Specializing in Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery and Thoracic and CV Surgery

Dr. John Craig joined the Baptist Medical Group team of doctors in 2012. Specializing in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery, Dr. Craig treats patients with a variety of heart or lung conditions. He cares for patients at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, TN.



  • Bachelor of Science, Biology; Southern Adventist University, Chattanooga, TN; 1998
  • Bachelor of Science, Chemistry; Southern Adventist University, Chattanooga, TN; 1998

Medical School

University of Tennessee College of Medicine; Memphis, TN; 2002


University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Memphis, TN; 2007


University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Memphis, TN; 2003


  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center; Memphis, TN; 2009
  • Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital; Boston, MA; 2011

Awards, Certifications & Memberships

Medical Societies

  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Harwell S. Wilson Surgical Society
  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • Memphis Medical Society
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Society of Vascular Surgeons
  • Tennessee Medical Association

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery
  • General Surgery, American Board of Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Medical Licensures

Licensed in Tennessee

Medical Career

Treatments And Services Provided

  • Heart Surgery (coronary bypass, valve surgery, transplant)
  • Peripheral Vascular Surgery (bypass, aneurysm repair)
  • Thoracic Surgery (lung and esophageal resection)

Diseases And Conditions Treated

Surgical conditions of the entire cardiovascular system exclusive of the brain

Specialty Interests

  • Coronary bypass
  • Endovascular procedures
  • Extracorporeal life support (ECMO)
  • Heart valve repair
  • Heart transplant

Languages Spoken


Primary Location

Baptist Memorial Medical Group Inc

6029 Walnut Grove Rd #401
Memphis, TN 38120
901-226-0456 Directions

Other Locations

BMH — Booneville

100 Hospital St.
Booneville, MS 38829

BHM — DeSoto

7601 Southcrest Parkway
Southaven, MS 38671