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DEF 14A
AMSURG CORP filed this Form DEF 14A on 04/15/1998
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                             EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION

         The following table provides information as to annual, long-term or
other compensation during fiscal years 1997, 1996 and 1995 for the persons who,
at the end of fiscal 1997, were the Chief Executive Officer and the other four
most highly compensated executive officers of the Company (collectively, the
"Named Executive Officers"). Prior to December 1997, Thomas G. Cigarran served
as Chief Executive Officer of the Company but received no compensation from or
with respect to the Company.

                           SUMMARY COMPENSATION TABLE




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                                                                              LONG-TERM     
                                                                             COMPENSATION   
                                                                             -------------  
                                                                                AWARDS      
                                               ANNUAL COMPENSATION           -------------     
      NAME AND PRINCIPAL                     ------------------------         SECURITIES          ALL OTHER
           POSITION              YEAR        SALARY($)       BONUS($)         OPTIONS(#)       COMPENSATION($)
           --------              ----        ---------       --------         ----------       ---------------
<S>                            <C>           <C>             <C>              <C>              <C>    
Ken P. McDonald............... 1997           $156,253       $  13,461          88,333           $4,000 (1)
   President and Chief         1996            139,050          41,905          69,999            4,000
   Executive Officer           1995            125,050          25,386              --            4,000

Claire M. Gulmi............... 1997            124,796           9,984          16,666               --
   Senior Vice President,      1996            100,000          28,292           6,666               --
   Chief Financial Officer     1995             86,292          22,652              --               --
   and Secretary(2)                                                                           

Royce D. Harrell.............. 1997            138,190          11,055           8,333               --
   Senior Vice President,      1996            130,788          38,471           8,333               --
   Operations                  1995            124,538          36,708              --               --

Rodney H. Lunn................ 1997            139,597          26,872          38,333            4,320 (3)
   Senior Vice President,      1996            132,108          29,169           5,000            4,320
   Center Development          1995            125,818          18,205              --            4,320

David L. Manning.............. 1997            139,597           7,782          43,333            4,320 (3)
   Senior Vice President,      1996            132,108         106,460           8,333            4,320
   Development                 1995            125,818          26,384              --            4,320
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(1)  Forgiveness of debt.
(2)  Ms. Gulmi became Senior Vice President in March 1997 and Secretary in
     December 1997.
(3)  Automobile allowance.



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