April 20, 2007

Travis Motley, DPM
... was appointed by Gov. Rick Perry to the Texas State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners for a term to expire July 10, 2011. The board is responsible for licensing podiatric physicians and regulating podiatric medicine in Texas. Dr. Motley is an assistant professor in TCOM’s Department of Orthopaedics.

T. Eugene Zachary, DO
…has been invited by the Board of Trustees of the American Osteopathic Association to deliver the annual A.T. Still Memorial Lecture to the AOA House of Delegates in Chicago in July – the  first time a Texan has been invited to give this lecture. Dr. Zachary is emeritus professor of family medicine and former vice president for academic affairs and dean of TCOM. He currently is a part-time faculty member in the Department of Medical Education assigned to the Division of Rural Medicine. Dr. Zachary served as speaker of the AOA House of Delegates for 18 years, speaker of the Texas Osteopathic Medical Association House of Delegates for 17 years and speaker of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians House of Delegates for 20 years. He is the only person to hold all three positions simultaneously.

More Top Docs
Oops! Here are five more Health Science Center faculty members who made the Fort Worth, Texas magazine “Top Docs” 2007 list, but were not included in our coverage of “Top Docs” in the
April 6 Campus Connection:

Infectious Disease
Barbara Atkinson, DO
Internal Medicine
Paul Garcia, DO

William McIntosh, DO

Rahul Patel, MD

Geriatrics and
Palliative Care
Alvin Mathé, DO, TCOM ’89

In addition to our faculty, the following TCOM alumni also made the “Top Docs” list. Nearly 3,000 area physicians were asked to name the best doctors in the area for the magazine. Congratulations to all – we’re proud of you!

Randall Hall, DO, TCOM ’93

William Cothern, DO, TCOM ’81
Peter Malouf, DO, TCOM ’95

Long Hoang, DO, TCOM ’96

Family Practice
Bradley Wasson, DO, TCOM ’91

Lisa Gardner, DO, TCOM ’99
Celeste Williams, DO, TCOM ’96

Internal Medicine
Frood Eelani, DO, TCOM ’95
Paul Garcia, DO, TCOM ’93

David Barrera, DO, TCOM ’93
Gregory Friess, DO TCOM ’79
Ray Page, DO, PhD, TCOM ’91

General Surgery
German Barbel, DO, TCOM ’93
Adrianne Martin, DO, TCOM ’99

Vascular Medicine
Craig A. Ferrara, DO, TCOM ’99
Ricardo Torres, DO, TCOM ’96


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