March 30 is Doctors’ Day, a day to celebrate and recognize the incredible physicians caring for families and communities across Texas and the entire country.

Doctors’ Day is also a great opportunity to recognize doctors’ many medical advancements and their continuous efforts to improve modern health care. Teaching Hospitals of Texas’ members are among the largest medical and teaching institutions in the state, advancing care innovations, conducting vital research, and educating the next generation of physicians through residencies and fellowships.

Learn more about our work to support current and future Texas physicians here.

Why is Doctors’ Day on March 30?

Doctors’ Day has been celebrated every March 30 since 1933, commemorating the first time a doctor administered ether anesthesia to a patient. Important milestones like this highlight the vital role doctors play in caring for us and driving innovation.