Johnson and Treadwell

Mr. Henry Lee “Buddy” Treadwell, who was trained by and worked with Dr. Amos Johnson in general practice in Garland, North Carolina, crystallized Dr. Eugene A. Stead’s vision of how a PA could be used to help over-worked doctors deliver health care services. For more information click here.

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HenryTreadwell Digital Image Collection, PA History Society, Johns Creek, GA. Photograph (bottom right) appeared in article by McClure, Willaim W., A “Medic” in General Practice. Medical Economics, 15 May 1967.