Dr. Theodore Willis
08BS, 10HMD

Service 1967

Dr. Theodore Willis, San Mateo, Calif., retired orthopedic surgeon, and long-time head of the department of orthopedic surgery at St. Luke's hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. He received a BS degree in 1908 and a medical degree in 1910, and practiced orthopedic surgery for forty years. He has been active in research in bone structure at Stanford University since his retirement and in 1960 Dr. Willis established a memorial fund at the U of I to provide scholarships for medical students.