David L. Dawson, MD RVT RPVI

Physician Director
Scott & White Medical Center, Temple, TX

David L. Dawson, MD, RVT, RPVI is a vascular surgeon at Baylor Scott & White Health – Temple. His practice includes all aspects of endovascular and open vascular surgery. He serves as the physician member on the Society for Vascular Ultrasound Board of Directors. Dr. Dawson is a graduate of the University of Southern California School of Medicine. After surgery residency at the University of Washington, Dr. Dawson completed his vascular surgery fellowship under D. Eugene Strandness, Jr., MD, the “father of the vascular laboratory.” He then entered service in the US Air Force, for 10 years on active duty, followed by Reserve serve, retiring at the rank of colonel. He is an educator, with appointment as Clinical Professor in the Texas A&M University College of Medicine. He has authored numerous journal articles and book chapters on vascular laboratory topics and he is co-editor of the current edition of Strandness’s Duplex Scanning in Vascular Disorders.