A colon and rectal surgeon in Dallas for the past 38 years, Dr. Read is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, and the Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons. Upon graduating from Austin College in 1964, Dr. Read received his medical degree in 1968 from The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston.
TMA’s History of Medicine Committee presents an online exhibit featuring portraits and short biographical sketches of all TMA presidents. Read the biographies in the notes section below each slide and learn interesting facts about TMA presidents. This online exhibit is a work in progress. More biographies will be added during the year.
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