Dr. Merrick Reese was born in Dallas, Texas. He completed his medical training and residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital. Following, he completed his fellowship in Medical Oncology and Hematology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.
Dr. Reese was the founder of Texas Oncology, P.A., which is a nationally recognized group of medical oncologists that today represents more than 300 physicians across the United States. He later served as the president and chairman of Texas Oncology, P.A., and chairman/CEO of Physician Reliance Network, Inc. Much of Dr. Reese’s professional career has been associated with the Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Some of his professional affiliations over his career include: Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association, Dallas County Medical Society, American College of Physicians, American Society of Hematology, American Society of Clinical Oncology, American Group Practice Association, American Academy of Medical Directors, and American College of Physician Executives.
Dr. Reese serves on the Mary Crowley Cancer Research board in support of cancer patients having access to more effective and less toxic treatment options.