H.D. Garrett, M.D.


El Paso Medical Community

Biographical Synopsis of Interviewee

Longtime El Paso ear, nose, throat surgeon; co-founder of El Paso Medical Center; former editor of Southwestern Journal of Medicine.

Summary of Interview

Part of Health Care on the Border Project; medical school; military duty with U.S. Navy; changes in El Paso's hospitals; experiences as editor of Southwestern Journal of Medicine; volunteer work with Southwestern Children's Home; founding El Paso Medical Center, comments on Roundtable meetings with Ed Pooley, editor of the El Paso Herald Post.

Date of Interview


Length of Interview

30 minutes

Tape Number

No. 833

Transcript Number

No. 833

Length of Transcript

16 pages

Interview Number

No. 833

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