Reggie Vaden, MD, is a board-certified colorectal and general surgeon. She received her medical degree in 1993 and went on to complete her residency in general surgery in 1998 and a colorectal surgery fellowship in 1999. Dr. Vaden enjoys the relationships she creates with her patients and clinical staff as well as her ability to provide care to patients with her specialty. "I have always wanted to be a doctor," Dr. Vaden says. "My mentor was a colorectal surgeon when I was in residency, which is when I realized that I really enjoy the type of cases and the variety that comes with the colorectal surgery specialty," Dr. Vaden says. Outside of work, Dr. Vaden enjoys running, cycling and riding horses. Dr. Vaden's practice is part of Boone Medical Group, a well-established, multi-specialty physician group.