David K
David K Medical Director Emergency Department at Baylor Scott & White Health

David K. is an accomplished and seasoned medical professional based in Austin, Texas, with specialized skills in Emergency Medicine. He currently holds the position of Medical Director at Baylor Scott & White Health's Emergency Department, a position he has held since 2017, managing and overseeing crucial emergency healthcare operations. Before this role, he served as an Emergency Medicine Physician at notable locations including Baylor Scott & White Health, Scott and White Hospital, Emergency Service Partners, and the Seton Medical Center.

David's medical career includes substantial leadership positions, such as the Chief of Emergency Medicine at the U.S. Army's William Beaumont Medical Center, where he supervised a department with a volume of 60,000 patients. He also served as Regimental Surgeon for the 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment of the U.S. Army, directly responsible for the health of 5,000 Troopers. During this tenure, David advised the Regimental Commander on health support and participated in daily operations in Iraq.

In addition to his robust professional experience, David K. brings substantial educational background into his practice. He holds a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and he accomplished his undergraduate studies in Chemistry at Juniata College. Coupled with his professional experience, his medical expertise and leadership skills make him a significant asset in the Hospitals and Health Care industry.

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Full name
David K
Austin, Texas, United States
Medical Director Emergency Department
Baylor Scott & White Health (since 2017)
Hospitals and Health Care
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Emergency Medicine Hospitals


Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Attended in 1999 - 2003
Field of study: Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Juniata College
Attended in 1995 - 1999
Field of study: Chemistry


Baylor Scott & White Health
Austin, Texas, United States
Medical Director Emergency Department
Aug 2017 - Present
Scott and White Hospital
Scott and White University Medical Center
Emergency Medicine Physician
Jul 2010 - Present

Emergency physician
Associate Clincal Professor Texas A&M Health Sciences
Emergency Service Partners, L.P.
Austin, Texas Area
Emergency Medicine Physician
May 2016 - Jul 2017

Emergency Physician, Seton Medical Center Austin
US Army
William Beaumont Medical Center
Chief Emergency Medicine Department
May 2009 - Jun 2010

Chief of an emergency department with a 60K patient volume. Responsible for all operations and coordination of the department within the hospital.
US Army
May 2009 - Jun 2010 · 1 yr 2 mos
Regimental Surgeon 3d ACR
Jun 2006 - Jun 2009

Physician directly responsible for the health and welfare of 5000 Troopers of the 3d Armored Cavalry Regiment. Supervised medical assets for 5 Squadrons of Troopers and their respective medical personnel. Advisor to the Regimental Commander for health support and care directly involved in day to day operations in garrison and while deployed to Mosul, Iraq.