Robert Probe


Robert Probe 2017-11-15T17:47:48+00:00

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Executive Vice President & Chief Medical Officer, Baylor Scott & White Health

Dr. Probe serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer for Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH).  Dr. Probe is a renowned orthopedic trauma surgeon. He has more than two decades of health care leadership experience, most recently serving as chairman of the Board of Directors and chief of staff for the Scott & White Clinic, a 1,100-physician BSWH group practice in Central Texas. As CMO of BSWH, Dr. Probe provides critical direction in a rapidly evolving health care environment for more than 8,000 physicians across more than 900 BSWH access points throughout North and Central Texas.

In addition to medical staff leadership, Dr. Probe plays a vital role in BSWH’s robust research and academic efforts, adding to the thousands of active clinical trials, advancing new drug development programs, and enhancing educational efforts throughout the system.

Originally from Detroit, Dr. Probe has been a part of the Texas medical community for more than 30 years. During that time, he has compiled a long list of awards and achievements. While chairing the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Scott & White, he grew the program from a 12-physician group into one with 38 providers at five locations. The seminal achievement of his program leadership came in October 2013 with the opening of the Roney Bone & Joint Institute, a 75,000 square-foot multidisciplinary musculoskeletal patient-centered medical home. He also has held numerous teaching roles with Texas A&M Health Science Center. Nationally, Dr. Probe has served as president of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, as well as a member of its Board of Directors, where he helped spearhead the reformation of fracture care education delivered across the country.