Careers With St. Joseph Health

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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.

Richard J. Pfeiffer, MD

Specialty
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
    (Board Certified)
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    (Board Certified)
Address
Covenant Southwest Medical Park
9812 Slide Rd.
Lubbock, TX 79424
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Address
Covenant Southwest Medical Park
9812 Slide Rd.
Lubbock, TX 79424
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Phone
(806) 725-8460
Fax
(806) 723-6111

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Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Covenant Health Partners
  • Covenant Medical Group
  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
      (Board Certified)
    • Orthopedic Surgery
      (Board Certified)
    Education & Training
    • College
      Colorado College - Bachelor of Arts- Colorado Springs, CO
    • Medical School
      University of Colorado School of Medicine- Aurora, CO
    • Medical School
      University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine
    • Residency
      University of Colorado- Boulder, CO
  • Biography

    Biography

    Biography
    Dr. Richard Pfeiffer is an orthopedic surgeon at Covenant Health. His current practice focuses on sports medicine and his clinical expertise is in shoulder and knee arthroscopic procedures. He is a team physician for a number of high schools, Lubbock Christian University, and Texas Tech University. His mission in medicine is to deliver compassionate, quality care in sports medicine.
    Certifications
    Subspecialty Board Certification Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    American Board of Orthopedic Surgery certified