Dallas/Fort Worth – A Dynamic Area

Kaku Barkoh, M.D.
"I've enjoyed accumulating knowledge and getting closer to becoming a doctor, but I've also enjoyed the fun times that I've had in the city of Dallas," said Kaku Barkoh, M.D., Class of 2011.

UT Southwestern Medical School is located in the heart of one of the most fastest-growing areas of the country. Dallas is part of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex, a contemporary, exciting metropolitan area with a diverse population and many kinds of cultural, recreational, and entertainment activities. And don't forget the shopping.

It's All Here

When it’s time to get to work, you’ll find North Texas residents employed in a variety of industries, including transportation, defense manufacturing, financial services, telecommunications, information technology, electronics, and health care, to name just a few.

The area also features numerous colleges and universities, which offer ample opportunities for higher education.

And you thought we were all about cowboys, oil wells, and big hair!

Learn more about what makes the Dallas/Fort Worth area a great place to live, work, and study.