228-334-5505 info@josephpaulvicemd.com 11 Doctors Drive Ocean Springs MS 39564


With an undergraduate degree from Mississippi State University and a medical degree from the University of Mississippi, Dr. Vice completed his residency at LSU Medical Center. Dr. Vice practiced while on naval duty in South Carolina and relocated his practice to the Gulf Coast in 2001. He recently served as Chief of Staff at Singing River Hospital Systems and also serves on many committees. Dr. Vice and his wife are busy with their triplets, while they enjoy their community activities in Ocean Springs.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Joseph P Vice has the following 11 expertise

  • Child Birth
  • Infertility
  • Menopause
  • Pregnancy
  • Women’s Health
  • C-section
  • Pelvic Exam
  • Pap Smear
  • Hot Flashes
  • Birth Control
  • Menstrual Pain


  • Louisiana State University Residency
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine MedicalSchool

Other Professional Positions and Memberships

  • Board of Editors, Foundation Press
  • Member, American Law and Economics Association
  • Board of Editors, Legal Theory
  • Member, International Association for the Study of Common Property
  • Board of Editors, Land Use and Environmental Law Review


Patients' Choice Award

Patients’ Choice Award (2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018)

Patients’ Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

Compassionate Doctor Recognition

Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)

Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician’s overall and bedside manner scores.

On-Time Doctor Award

On-Time Doctor Award (2018)

Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician’s overall and promptness scores.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award

Patients’ Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2018)

The Patients’ Choice Award – 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology – ACOG Fellow

Hospital Affiliations

  • Singing River Health System