Dr. Bob T Souder, MD

West Tennessee’s Leading Gastroenterologist for over 35 Years.

We serve Jackson and the surrounding rural West Tennessee area by providing comprehensive, cost-efficient health care with high quality and accessibility from some of the most recognized medical professionals in the area of Gastroenterology.

West TN Medical News Publication on Dr. Souder

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Who We Are

TransSouth is more than just a Gastroenterology center, it is a nucleus for all things GI related from consultations to full outpatient procedures. Whether you’re a referral from another physician or you are coming directly to us for your health care, TransSouth Health Care will likely be your only destination for further treatment. Our state-of-the-art facility includes a full on-site outpatient surgery center, staffed with some of the most talented nurse anesthetists’ and medical professionals. With our decades of experience and the assistance of our modern, state-of-the-art medical technology, colonoscopy and endoscopy procedures are becoming more effective and seamless than ever before.


Our Services

  • Full Laboratory
  • Cat Scan
  • Ultrasound
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Medical Research
  • Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Hepatitis C Treatment
  • Endoscopy Procedures
  • Colonoscopy Procedures
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Our Team

With over 100 employees, TransSouth is humbled but proud to attract some of the brightest medical professionals from around the region. Our team strives to ensure that our valued patients receive the best accessibility to comprehensive health care when they need us most. If you’re scheduling an appointment at TransSouth, it’s likely you already have enough challenges, and we want to make sure your visits with us are as seamless and as comfortable as they can be. That wouldn’t be possible without our talented staff and medical team. We look forward to serving you soon.

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Awards and Recognition

Named Top Gastroenterologist in Jackson, Tennessee by The Leading Physicians of the World, 2015

  • Life Member of Kingston’s National Registry of Who’s Who, Published in the 2002 Edition
  • Pinnacle Award, 2001
  • Who’s Who Worldwide, Bob T. Souder, M.D.
  • Bob T. Souder, Honored Professional of the National Directory of Who’s Who in Executives and Professionals, 1996-1997 Edition

DDC Surgery Center

DDC Surgery Center is a state licensed, Medicare certified, and AAAHC accredited on-site ambulatory surgery center. Our surgery center is a hub for gastrointestinal procedures, including colonoscopies and endoscopies. Our incredibly talented team of nurses, technicians, certified nurse anesthetists, and support staff along with our state-of-the-art technology and equipment gives us every opportunity to diagnose and treat GI related problems. Dr. Souder, President and Medical Director of our outpatient surgery center, provides the necessary leadership required to maintain and exceed industry standards as a trendsetter in the Gastroenterology field and makes us one of the top locations for gastrointestinal procedures in West Tennessee.

Common GI Symptoms We Treat at TransSouth Health Care

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Hepatitis C
  • Screen Colonoscopy
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Constipation
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Chrohn’s Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Feeding Tube Placement
  • Abnormal Weight Loss

Discover a Solution for your Abdominal Discomfort. Schedule Your Consultation Today.

Local (731) 661-0086

Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday
8:00am – 5:00pm CST

After Hours Support

(731) 661-0086


9 Physicians Drive
Jackson, TN 38305