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Dr. Duncan to present at Texas Surgical Society

duncan S. Edwin Duncan, MD, vascular surgeon with East Texas Vascular Associates in Tyler, will present the presidential address at the semi-annual meeting of the Texas Surgical Society Sept. 20-22 in Houston.

Dr. Duncan is the 2013-2014 president of TSS. TSS, founded in 1915 in Galveston, is an organization of 400 surgeons from communities across the state. Membership in the society is by invitation only, including physicians who practice in both academic and private settings. Several Tyler physicians are members of the society, including Dr. Pat Thomas, who is a past president.

Dr. Duncan began his practice of general and vascular surgery in Tyler in 1975. He earned his doctor of medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas. A veteran of the U.S. Navy, he completed his internship at the Dallas Veterans Administration Hospital and his residency in general surgery at the University of Texas, San Antonio. He went on to complete fellowship training in peripheral vascular surgery at St. Thomas Hospital-Vanderbilt University in Nashville. He is a long-time member of the Smith County Medical Society.