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1834-1835

Lexington Medical Society closed

A state of dormancy prevailed in Lexington throughout the remainder of the nineteenth century and well into the mid-twentieth century.

Mayo, W. Porter, Medicine in the Athens of the West, Princeton, McClanahan Publishing House, 1999, Print, page 23

Evidence shows that when LMS closed it was split into two separate societies; The College of Physicians and Surgeons for doctors & the Transylvania Medical Society for students.

Mayo, W. Porter, Medicine in the Athens of the West, Princeton, McClanahan Publishing House, 1999, Print, page 54