is a board certified general surgeon. He received his medical degree from the University of Tennesee Health Sciences Center in Memphis, TN and completed general surgery residency training at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, TN.
After completion of residency, Dr Reed served for five years on active duty in the United States Navy. During his time in military service, Dr Reed served as staff general surgeon and department head of general surgery at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune. During 2011, he deployed to Afghanistan with Combat Logistics Regiment 25, serving at a forward surgical hospital in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. His contributions during this deployment earned him the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal. Additionally, his accolades include the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal and the Fleet Marine Forces Officer Qualification.
Dr Reed’s clinical interests include minimally invasive surgical techniques for gastroesophageal reflux disease; paraesophageal, inguinal, and ventral hernia disease, and advanced laparoscopic surgery for diseases of the colon, spleen and adrenal glands.