July 9 2009 - Medicine is a family affair

Is there a doctor in the house? Yes, four physicians! Dr. John W. Scroggins, Sr. (LSU Medical School ’73), Dr. John W. Scroggins, Jr. (UTMB ’07), and Dr. Virginia Leigh Scroggins (UT Southwestern’01) all participated in welcoming the youngest member of the family, Dr. Leslie Kay Scroggins Markle, to the practice of Medicine. The Hooding Ceremony took place, May 30, 2009 at University of Texas Medical Branch Graduation, Galveston,. All three children are graduates of Robert E. Lee High School, Tyler. Dr. Scroggins, Sr. is a Family Physician with Trinity Clinic and has been practicing in Tyler for 31 years. Dr. Scroggins, Jr. is an Internal Medicine Resident in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Virginia Scroggins is a practicing Radiologist in Denver, CO. Dr. Leslie Scroggins Markle will be starting a Dermatology Residency at UTMB, Galveston.