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TMS has a team of physicians each board-certified in Clinical Pathology and subspecialty-certified in Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine. Additional board certifications held within the group are Anatomic Pathology, Hematopathology and Forensic Pathology. Each TMS MD has extensive experience in the full scope of blood banking and transfusion medicine practice. We are committed to providing round-the-clock service to our hospital partners and always have an on-call physician readily available by phone to provide 24/7 support if needed.

Richard Gammon,
MD, Medical Director

Dr. Gammon is a subject matter expert in the area of patient blood management. His programs provide hospitals with current evidenced-based transfusion thresholds, management of the transfusion committee and emphasize the importance of appropriate transfusions. Dr. Gammon holds Board Certifications in Blood Banking and Transfusion Medicine as well as Clinical Pathology. He is a Medical Director for OneBlood and Transfusion Medicine Specialists and an Assistant Professor of Pathology for the University of Central Florida College Of Medicine and a Clinical Associate Professor of Pathology at NOVA Southeastern University College of Allopathic Medicine.

He is co-chair of the Scientific and Technical Committee and an Education Committee member and PACE Administrator of the South Central Association of Blood Banks. He is a member of the Scientific Medical and Technical, Blood Bulletin, Grant, Employee Training and Development Committees, and Chair of the Journal Club for America’s Blood Centers. Dr. Gammon serves as an assessor, Mentor program, member of the CME Advisory and International Variances, Patient Blood Management Education Committees, bacterial contamination workgroup, European Blood Alliance Working Group and Blood Banks Transfusion Service Standards Program Unit’s chair for AABB and chair of the Transfusion Medicine/Patient Blood Management Working Group. He is a manuscript reviewer for the journals Transfusion, Transfusion and Apheresis Science and Associate Editor in Immunohematology for Lab Medicine and serves as a peer reviewer for UpToDate.

Buff Mair,
MD, Medical Director

Dr. Mair is a subject matter expert in compatibility services and transfusion policy, as well as centralized transfusion services. As such, she is responsible for developing component therapy policies, testing algorithms, protocols for Massive Transfusion, transfusion reaction investigations, and specialty protocols for specific patient populations such as neonates, pediatric patients, transplant recipients, and persons with hemolytic processes and hemoglobinopathies. Dr. Mair is board-certified in Clinical Pathology and Blood Banking/Transfusion Medicine. She has served on the College of American Pathologists’ Transfusion Medicine Resource Committee and has over 20 years’ experience in blood banking.