Pediatric Otolaryngology Surgeon Joins UAMS

By Nate Hinkel

Nolder specializes in pediatric airway and swallowing disorders, pediatric sinonasal disease, pediatric head and neck masses, and general pediatric ear, nose and throat disorders.

An assistant professor in the Department of Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery in the UAMS College of Medicine, she will see patients at Arkansas Children’s Hospital.

A 2006 UAMS College of Medicine graduate, Nolder completed her residency at UAMS in 2011 and a Pediatric Otolaryngology Fellowship at Children’s Mercy Hospital and Clinics in Kansas City, Mo., earlier this year. She earned an undergraduate degree in microbiology and biology from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville in 2001.

UAMS is the state’s only comprehensive academic health center, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; a hospital; a statewide network of regional centers; and seven institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, the Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, the Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, the Psychiatric Research Institute, the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging and the Translational Research Institute. Named best Little Rock metropolitan area hospital by U.S. News & World Report, it is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. UAMS has more than 2,800 students and 790 medical residents. It is the state’s largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees, including about 1,000 physicians and other professionals who provide care to patients at UAMS, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, the VA Medical Center and UAMS’ Area Health Education Centers throughout the state. Visit or