Future Practice Opportunities for Orthopaedic Residents

Future Practice Opportunities for Orthopaedic Residents
A Discussion With Texas Orthopaedic Surgeons

Orthopaedic residents are invited to an informal Zoom discussion with orthopaedic surgeons in different Texas cities to discuss the various practice considerations for orthopaedic residents as they think about their futures.


Friday, February 5 | 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. CST

Zoom Link

E-mail Bobby@toa.org to receive the Zoom link.


Jordan Handcox, MD – UT Health Science Center San Antonio

Carl Nunziato, MD – Dell Seton Medical Center at University of Texas


Adam Bruggeman, MD (San Antonio) – Private Practice

Henry Ellis, MD (Dallas) – Academic Practice/Hospital Model

John Hagedorn, MD (Galveston) – Academic Practice/Hospital Model

John Hinchey, MD (San Antonio) – Private Practice

Jeremy Somerson, MD (Galveston) – Academic Practice/Hospital Model

Nicholas Souder, MD (Childress) – Rural Hospital Model

Eugene Stautberg, MD (Houston) – Private Practice

David Teuscher, MD (Austin) – Past AAOS President


How did you choose your current practice setting?

How has the practice of medicine changed since you finished your residency/fellowship? How do those changes apply to current residents?

What advice would you have for your 30-year-old self?

How should residents connect with practices across the state of Texas?

TOA’s Resident Networking Database

TOA created a resident networking database in which residents can post information about their future career interests. Texas orthopaedic practices are invited to utilize the database to network with residents about future career opportunities.

If you would like to submit your information, e-mail Edberg@toa.org.