Elbert A. “Teb” Thames Jr. M.D., FACS

Teb Thames MD Specialty PhysicianBoard Certified:  General Surgery

Snyder, Texas Office
Cogdell surgical suite 011700 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
Cogdell surgical suite 02Fax: (325)574-7418


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.

Dr. Thames has been the only physician to serve as the Chairman of the Covenant
Hospital Board of Trustees and has been selected to the Texas Monthly Super
Docs since 2005 & the Texas Monthly Super Docs Hall of Fame. 


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1700 Cogdell Blvd | Snyder, TX
Phone: 1-325-573-6374
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20 Oct 2018
07:30AM - 10:30PM
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20 Oct 2018
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