He received his M.D. in 1961 from Baylor College of Medicine and practiced and taught in the area of obstetrics and gynecology and women’s health for approximately 30 years. He taught obstetrics and gynecology at Baylor School of Medicine and at Ben Taub General Hospital (the latter for 11 years). He has served as both a Clinical Instructor and Clinical Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Feste has written or contributed to numerous medical articles, has years of experience in treating infertility and PMS, and worked in the area in the area of women’s health for years. He served on the Board of Directors of the Woman’s Hospital of Texas and was Medical Director of the Premenstrual Syndrome Program at Woman’s Hospital. Dr. Feste has years of experience in the use of natural hormones, the treatment of PMS and endometriosis and the clinical application of hormone therapy for both men and women.
Dr. Feste is also a BioTe Certified Practitioner.
Personal: Married, three sons and three daughters.
Medical Education: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Licensed, 1961. Internship, Surgery, Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas. Residency, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1962-1964. Chief Resident, Gynecology, Ben Taub General Hospital, Chief Resident, Obstetrics, Jefferson Davis Hospital.
Academic Appointments: Clinical Instructor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine. Clinical Assistant Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor. Clinical Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor. Clinical Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Health Science Center, Teaching Services, Ben Taub Hospital (1967 to 1989).
Past Hospital Appointments:
Houston: Woman’s Hospital of Texas Methodist Hospital, St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital, Hermann Hospital.
Austin: Brackenridge Hospital, Courtesy Staff, Teaching Professorship, Seton Medical Center Seton Northwest Hospital Seton Southwest.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS, FACULTY AND COMMITTEE APPOINTMENTS
Past: Board of Directors, Woman’s Hospital of Texas Chairman, Planning Committee for Fertility Foundation, Woman’s Hospital of Texas Director, Infertility Laser Surgery Workshop, Woman’s Hospital of Texas. Director, American Fertility Society Infertility and Endoscopic Laser Surgery Workshop, Woman’s Hospital of Texas. Faculty, University of Tennessee Laser Surgery Workshop, Memphis, Tennessee. Faculty, Infertility Laser Workshop, Nashville, Tennessee Faculty, Infertility Laser Workshop, Salt Lake City, Utah, Chairman, Medical Advisory Board, Houston Laser Institute
SOCIETIES & MEMBERSHIPS (Past & Present)
Travis County Medical Society, American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association, American Society of Reproductive Medicine, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists ,American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, Inc. American College of Surgeons, The Society of Reproductive Surgeons, Inc., Gynecologic Laser and Advanced Technological Society, The International Society for Gynecologic Endoscopy, Society of Laparoscopic Surgeons, The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (among many others).