Careers With St. Joseph Health

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They form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Health and are the prime reason we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.

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About St. Joseph Health

SJH provides a full range of care facilities including 16 acute care hospitals, home health agencies, hospice care, outpatient services, skilled nursing facilities, community clinics and physician groups. All of our hospital and home health entities are accredited by the Joint Commission. In our award-winning facilities, SJH maintains a "continuum of care," matched to the diverse needs of the urban centers, smaller cities and rural communities who depend on us every day.

Dennis Eastman, MD, FACS

Specialty
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
    (Board Certified)
  • Thoracic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Address
Covenant Cardiovascular Surgery
3506 21st Street
Suite 602
Lubbock, TX 79410
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Covenant Cardiovascular Surgery
3506 21st Street
Suite 602
Lubbock, TX 79410
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Phone
(806) 725-4425
Fax
(806) 723-7347
Hours
Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - 5 pm

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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Covenant Health
  • Covenant Health Partners
  • Covenant Medical Group
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    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Cardiovascular Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    • Thoracic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    • Cardiothoracic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • College
      Bachelor of Science, Biology- Omaha, NE, Creighton University - 1982
    • Medical School
      F. Edward Herbert School of Medicine- Bethesda, MD, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences - 1986
    • Internship
      Surgical- El Paso, TX, William Beaumont Army Medical Center - 1987
    • Residency
      General Surgery- El Paso, TX, William Beaumont Army Medical Center - 1992
    • Residency
      Cardiothoracic Surgery, Carolinas Heart Institute- Charlotte, NC, Carolinas Medical Center - 1995
    • Fellowship
      Vascular Surgery, Carolinas Heart Institute- Charlotte, NC, Carolinas Medical Center - 1996
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Awards
    • Army Achievement Medal - 1987
    • Army Commendation Medal (w/Oak Leaf Clusters) 1987, 1995, 2002 - 1987
    • Meritorious Service Medal - 1995
    • Army Superior Unit Award - 1995
    • Army Overseas Service Ribbon - 1987
    • Expert Field Medical Badge - 1983
    • Army Parachute Badge - 1983
    • National Defense Service Medal -
    • Army Service Ribbon -
    • Order of Military Medical Merit -
    • Bronze Star Medal - 2004
    • Legion of Merit - 2007
    Certifications
    Medical License, Florida 1988 – retired 2008
    Medical License, Texas 2007 – present
    Board Certified in General Surgery, February 11, 1993
    Board Certified in Surgical Critical Care, October 22, 1993
    Board Certified in Cardiothoracic Surgery, June 4, 1999
    Board Certified in Vascular Surgery, May 15, 2000
    Recertified in General Surgery, October 18, 2001
    Recertified in Surgical Critical Care, October 2002
    Recertified in Cardiothoracic Surgery, November 2007
    Recertified in Vascular Surgery, September 200
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