Nicholas Souder, MD
Dr. Nicholas Souder is an orthopaedic surgeon who is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He attended Texas Tech University for his undergraduate degree where he graduated magna cum laude with a degree in Agriculture and Applied Economics, and minors in Biology and Chemistry. He attended medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine where he received the Chairman's Award from the Department of Surgery and the Dean's Recognition Award. He completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, Texas, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society.
Dr. Souder practices general orthopedics (non-spine), treating a variety of musculoskeletal conditions, and prefers to maximize non-surgical treatments before considering surgery whenever possible. He has brought an orthopaedic service to Childress Regional Medical Center, where he has implemented a rapid recovery joint program with multimodal pain management to improve recovery after joint replacements. He has also brought some of the newest technology with knee replacements to the hospital with the Mako partial and total knee applications. In addition, he performs the latest arthroscopy procedures, including the first superior capsular reconstruction procedure performed in the area for irreparable rotator cuff tears. He enjoys treating patients from the Texas Panhandle and the surrounding area with the same level of care and expertise that he would want for his family.
Dr. Souder and his wife both graduated from nearby Wellington High School, and after spending time in Central Texas, they moved back to raise their 3 children closer to family. He enjoys traveling, outdoor activities, and spending time with his family.