Dr Baxter

Dr. Baxter chose the field of medicine because of his profound desire to make people whole again. Throughout his years of surgical training, his focus has been to alleviate pain and to provide solutions to physical problems that are often overwhelming. This drive has become the cornerstone of his medical practice.

Born and raised in Alabama, he earned both his Bachelor of Science (Biomedical Engineering) and his Doctorate of Medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He moved to Texas for his surgical residency and trained at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth.

Dr. Baxter is married and has one daughter. When he’s not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. His hobbies include biking, board games, and baking.

Dr. Baxter considers it a great honor to be a surgeon. He also understands the importance of getting to know his patients prior to surgery. His passion is to serve them through cutting-edge technology, steady hands, and a caring heart.

Education & Experience

Undergraduate Education

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham

  • Major-Biomedical Engineering

  • Minor-Chemistry
    August 2007 – June 2011

Medical Education

  • University of Alabama School of Medicine
    Birmingham, Alabama 
    August 2011 – June 2015


  • Baylor University Medical Center 
    Dallas, Texas
    July 2015 – June 2016

Residency Training

  • Baylor University Medical Center 
    Dallas, Texas
    July 2016 – June 2022

Board Certification
  • The American Board of Surgery
    March 2023


  • SpectralMD, Inc., Clinical Specialist
    July 2018 – June 2020

  • Texas State Board of Medical Examiners,


  • DaVinci Robotic Training
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • North Dallas Surgical Specialists, P.A.
    August 2022 to Present
Professional Societies
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Dallas County Medical Society
  • American Board of Surgery