Dr. Scroggins has worked in this area since 1981 – that’s over 30 years in the Mid-Cities! Reliability, dependability, and commitment are truly what he stands for. He is certified by the Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a fellow of the American College of OB-GYN.
Dr. Scroggins was salutatorian of his high school class in Dallas, Texas. He then graduated with high honors from the University of Texas at Arlington. Afterwards, he completed medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. Dr. Scroggins spent four years specializing in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Texas affiliated hospital in the medical center in Houston, Texas. This includes Hermann Hospital and MD Anderson Cancer Center.
Being a solo practitioner allows Dr. Scroggins to have more hands-on care. No big group atmosphere where patients are rotated among many doctors. He delivers over 90% of his obstetrical patients himself-no midwives, nurse practitioners, and other health care providers that patients are rotated through.
Dr. Scroggins is experienced but stays current on the newest technology as well, from 3D/4D sonography to use of the Da Vinci Robotic System.
In addition to obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Scroggins has expanded his practice in 2014 to include bioidentical hormones in the form of Biote. This has been a life transforming treatment for many patients. In 2015, the practice was expanded to the prescribing of suboxone to help those with opiate dependence. Dr. Scroggins began this after suboxone made a major improvement in the life of a close family member.
He allows natural OB deliveries, however specializes in deliveries with minimal pain and discomfort.
Dr. Scroggins is a Dallas Cowboys and Mavs fan, as well as a fan of “The Voice”. He studies American political history and collects political Americana, especially political buttons that have been produced since 1896.
Dr. Scroggins married his college sweetheart and have two children, a son and a daughter, as well as one grandchild. He and his daughter have attended I Love Lucy conventions, and enjoyed Elvis conventions as well. He and his son received advanced scuba certifications together and have traveled to the remote South Sea Islands to live on a dive boat for a week. His daughter has earned her doctorate at a local university. His son-in-law, continuing the medical tradition, has completed his fellowship in Interventional Cardiology and now is practicing locally.
His son, also continuing the medical tradition, is studying pre-Veterinary Medicine in college.
The whole Scroggins family is pet lovers. They recently acquired their 4th and 5th Cocker Spaniels since Dr. Scroggins started in medical practice. His newest puppies are a brother and sister pair of parti colored cocker spaniels named Bella and Winston. Winston was named after Dr. Scroggins hero, Winston Churchill. When all the family is home for the holidays, there are twelve pets in the home for five people, which includes three dogs, four cats, and five birds.
Charities Supported/Community Service:
- American Red Cross
- Arlington Women’s Shelter
- Order of Eastern Star
- Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children
- St. Jude’s Childrens Hospital
- Masonic Home for Children
- Elizabeth Glasser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
- Wish with Wings
- Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals