At the office of  R. Galen Kemp, M.D., we take pride in maintaining a friendly, compassionate team whose goal is to make your every visit a stress-free experience. Please browse the rest of our site to learn more about our services and capabilities, and then contact us to discuss your personal vision care needs.

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology at Southwestern Medical School, Teaching Cataract Surgery Technique to Residents for More Than 30 Years

  • Current member of the Executive Council of Texas Ophthalmological Association

  • Past President of the Texas Ophthalmological Association 

  • Currently serving as one of three councillors from Texas Ophthalmological Association to the American Academy of Ophthalmology

  • Past Member of the Advisory Board for Zale Lipshy Laser Center for Vision

  • In Practice in Waxahachie, Texas Since 1983

  • Member of the medical staff at Baylor Hospital in Waxahachie for more than 30 years.

  • Past Chief of Staff at Baylor Hospital

  • Past Chief of Surgery at Baylor Hospital

  • Recognized Among the “Texas Super Doctors”, Selected by His Peers & Published in Texas Monthly Magazine.
    (52,000 Texas Physicians were asked, “To whom would you refer a loved one or one of your patients for medical diagnosis and treatment?” From these responses, the researchers selected the list of Texas Super Doctors.)

  • Voted as “Best Eyecare Provider in Ellis County”

  • Undergraduate studies accomplished at The University of Texas at Austin

  • Graduated from UT Southwestern  Medical School with Honors as a Member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

  • Internal Medicine Internship at Baylor University Medical Center

  • Ophthalmology Residency at University of Texas Health Science Center in Dallas