Oscar Creech

Dean, School of Medicine, 1967
Chairman, Department of Surgery, 1956 - 1968

Along with Edward Krementz, MD and Robert F Ryan, MD, Dr. Creech developed the technique of regional perfusion at Tulane in 1957, useful in cases of malignant melanoma, soft tissue sarcomas in the limbs and some pelvic cancers.

Dr. Creech was also one of 10 recipients of the Modern Medicine Distinguished Scientist Award in 1965.