General Surgery

Cogdell Memorial Hospital is proud to offer General Outpatient Surgery Services to the patients of Scurry and surrounding counties. The Outpatient Surgery Center offers the convenience of surgery close to home under the skilled hands of a highly respected surgeon, Dr. Teb Thames, while in the recently renovated outpatient surgical suites at Cogdell Memorial Hospital.


Teb Thames MD Specialty Physician



Elbert A. "Teb" Thames Jr. M.D., FACS

Outpatient General Surgery



Born and raised in Lubbock, Texas, Dr. Thames is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery. Dr. Thames has over three decades of experience as a surgeon. A graduate of University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas, he has practiced in Lubbock, Texas following his residency at the University of Texas San Antonio.

Some of his most frequently performed procedures are gallbladder removal and hernia surgery, among others. He performs all aspects of general surgery, as well as thyroid surgery, skin lesions, gallbladder surgery, hernia surgery, and breast surgery.

Dr. Thames provides weekly regional general surgery clinics in Lubbock and in Snyder and performs outpatient surgery at Cogdell Memorial Hospital in Snyder, Texas and Covenant Medical Center and High Plains Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas.

Dr. Thames enjoys spending time with his family, as well as the time-honored tradition of ranching in West Texas

Snyder, Texas Office

1700 Cogdell Blvd.
Snyder, Texas 79549
Phone: (325) 574-7415
Fax: (325)574-7418

Lubbock, Texas Office
3711 22nd St. Suite C
Lubbock, Texas 79410
Phone: (806)370-0478
Fax: (325)574-7418


Contact Us

1700 Cogdell Blvd | Snyder, TX
Phone: 1-325-573-6374
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Upcoming Events

27 Feb 2018
07:00PM - 09:00PM
Childbirth Class
06 Mar 2018
07:00PM - 09:00PM
Childbirth Class
15 Mar 2018
10:30AM - 12:00PM
Breastfeeding Support Group

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