Tulsa Health Care History
The Founding, Establishment, Growth and Progress
Cardiology in the Twentieth Century >>
Contributed by R. Wayne Neal, M.D.
As the twentieth century draws to a close and as I retire from the practice of cardiology, I have been reflecting on the history of medicine, particularly on cardiology. I have listed some names and events which have come together to allow me to stand on the shoulders of many of my predecessors as I have evaluated and treated people with heart disease.
1950 – 1970
Collected and Edited by Roger E.Wehrs M.D. With Assistance By: David Merifield M.D., Munson Fuller M.D., Rollie Rhodes M.D., John Campbell M.D.
Dr. William Harrison
Excerpt of a video recorded at William E. Harrison’s residence by Paul Patton,
Executive Director of TCMS and Jerry Sisler, MD, January 11, 2007
Dr. William Endres, assisted by his daughter Lynn.