Dr. Orchard joined Mid Dakota Clinic PrimeCare in July 1985. Prior to joining the clinc, he served at the University of North Dakota Family Practice Center in Bismarck while completing his residency in family medicine.
A native of Linton, N.D., Dr. Orchard graduated magna cum laude from the University of North Dakota with a Bachelor of Science in natural sciences. He went on to earn his Doctor of Medicine at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine, and completed both an internship and residency at the UND Family Practice Center.
Dr. Orchard is the current president of the Mid Dakota Medical Building Partnership, past president of the medical staff of St. Alexius Medical Center and past president of PrimeCare health group.
Dr. Orchard is a member of the American Medical Association, North Dakota Medical Association and the American Academy of Family Practice. He is board certified in family medicine and is licensed to practice in North Dakota.