Spinal Access Surgery
General & Trauma Surgery
Endoscopy & ERCP

Dr. Donald Reed, Jr. is an experienced, skilled surgeon with extensive experience performing spinal access and general surgeries. During his more than 32 years as a surgeon, Dr. Reed has focused his research on ERCP, endoscopic surgery, laparoscopic surgery, and trauma.

Dr. Reed is board certified in both surgery and surgical critical care.

Conditions
Treated

Gastrointestinal diseases including cancer and abdominal wall hernias

Lumbar spinal disease and deformities

Trauma

Procedures
Performed

Gallbladder removal

Various types of hernia repair

Gastrointestinal

Spinal procedures

ALIF

OLIF

DLIF

Recent
Publications &
Presentations

Reed DN Jr., Fernandez M, and Hicks RD.  “Kinevac-assisted cholescintigraphy as an accurate predictor of chronic acalculus gallbladder disease and the likelihood of symptom relief with cholecystectomy.”  Am Surg; 59(5): 273-277, May 1993

Reed DN Jr., Johnson J, Mikhail RA, Shannon N, Osuch J, Richards R, McCormick S, Cerrito P and McMasters KM.  “DNA Flow Cytometry Does Not Predict Recurrence in Early Breast Cancer.”  Arch Surg; 135:1422-1426, December 2000

Reed DN Jr., Vitale GC, Wrightson WR, Edwards M, and McMasters KM.  “Decreasing mortality of bile leaks after elective hepatic surgery.” Am J Surg;  185:316-318, Apr. 2003

Xu, E.X., “Professor Donald N. Reed, Jr.: the development of endoscopy,” HepatoBiliary Surgery and Nutrition: 5(2): 193–194, Apr 2016

Education:

University of Michigan Medical School

Residency:

The Michigan State University Surgical Residency Program at McLaren Regional Medical Center

Fellowship:

University of Louisville, Interventional Endoscopy & HPB Surgery

Allegheny University Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA; Trauma / Surgical Critical Care

Board Certifications:

Surgery, American Board of Surgery

Surgical Critical Care, American Board of Surgery

Professional Associations:

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Society of Surgical Oncology

American Association for the Surgery of Trauma

Central Surgical Association

Southeastern Surgical Congress

North Texas Chapter of American College of Surgeons

Affiliations:

Baylor Scott White

Medical City Dallas

Methodist

Texas Health Resource