Dallas, TX — Norris S. Payne, MD, FAAP, is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Top Pediatrician for his outstanding contributions in the field of Pediatric Medicine and acknowledgment for his unwavering commitment to working with children and families.
Board-certified Pediatrician Dr. Payne has led an outstanding career having accrued 42 years of expert knowledge and professional experience in general pediatrics with a focus on infectious disease, psychology, and psychiatry. Additionally, Dr. Payne is highly proficient in Telehealth. Throughout his unique experience in the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents, he is devoted to his family, his patients, and their families. Dr. Payne currently works part-time in locum tenens as well as telehealth with Teledoc, Inc. During his professional experience, he has spent most of his career flourishing in private pediatrics in the Texas Medical Center in Houston. Dr. Payne has a special interest consulting on complex cases involving very sick children.
To prepare for his acclaimed career, Dr. Payne completed his undergraduate studies at Oklahoma State Southwestern University, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry and biology. In 1978, he earned his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He then went on to complete his residency in pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine, where he also served as a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and taught medical students and residents.
With a commitment to remaining abreast of the latest industry developments, Dr. Payne maintains active memberships with professional organizations including the Texas Medical Society, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the Texas Pediatric Society. Furthermore, he is board-certified in pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP).
Dr. Payne is happily married to his wife, Margaret Payne, MD, since 1977, whom he met in medical school. They have two sons.
In light of this recognition, Dr. Payne dedicates this to Ralph Feigin, MD, his mentor, and the Father of Pediatrics.