Dr. Procter is a native Texan who attended college at Southern Methodist University, received her MD from UT Southwestern and did her residency in Internal Medicine and fellowship in Rheumatology at Parkland Hospital/UT Southwestern Medical Center. She was faculty in Rheumatology at UTSW for three years prior to opening her own private medical practice at Medical City Dallas for 17 years, before returning to the Rheumatology Division in clinical practice at the UT Southwestern Park Cities clinic. Clinical interests include rheumatoid arthritis and vasculitis.  Outside interests include gardening, wine making, kayaking and reading.


Medical School UT Southwestern Medical Center (1988)
Residency UT Southwestern Medical Center (1991), Internal Medicine
Fellowship UT Southwestern Medical Center (1993), Rheumatology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Abnormal Antinuclear Antibody (ANA) Titer
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Scleritis
  • Behcet's Syndrome
  • Calcinosis, Raynaud Phenomenon, Esophageal Dysmotility, Schlerodactyly & Telangiectasia (CREST) Syndrome
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition (CPPD) Disease
  • Circumscribed Scleroderma
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Elevated Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)
  • Elevated Creatinine Kinase
  • Elevated Rheumatoid Factor
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Gout
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lupus
  • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  • Myositis
  • PolyArthralgia
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Polymyositis - Rheumatology Conditions
  • Positive Antinuclear Antibody (ANA)
  • Pseudogout
  • Psoriatic, Reactive & Temporal Arthritis
  • Raynaud Syndrome
  • Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Scleroderma
  • Rheumatologic Autoimmune Disease
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Scleritis
  • Sjogren's Disease
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Uveitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

Honors & Awards

  • Best Doctor in Dallas
    D Magazine (2003-2005)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American College of Rheumatology (1993)
  • Dallas County Medical Society (1984)
  • Texas Medical Association (1984)