Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Texas, 1941. Doctor of Medicine Duke, 1944. Master of Science, McGill University, 1949, Doctor of Philosophy, 1952, diploma neurosurgery, 1953.
Intern Duke Hospital, 1944-1945. Assistant and associate neurosurgeon Montreal Neurological Institute, 1955-1958. Neurosurgeon University Hospital, Gainesville, Florida, 1958-1971, Munroe Memorial Hospital, Ocala, Florida, 1971-1978.
Lecturer neurosurgery McGill University, 1955-1958.
Associate professor to professor neurosurgery U. Florida.
Served as Lieutenant Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, 1945-1946, 53-54. Member Florida Medical Association, Marion County Medical Society, American Association Neurological Surgery, Congress Neurological Surgery, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Forum University Neurosurgeons, American Epilepsy Society, Sigma Xi.
Married Louise Voelcker, November 28, 1942. Children: Sherry (Mistress Clyde Martin), Lamar, Camille, Heather, Renee, Katherine, Herbert.