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.

Goutam P. Shome, MD

  • Allergy and Immunology
    (Board Certified)
Medical Groups & Affiliations
  • Covenant Children's Hospital
  • Covenant Health
  • Covenant Health Partners
  • Covenant Medical Group
Covenant Southwest Medical Park
9812 Slide Rd.
Suite 2200
Lubbock, TX 79424
Accepting New Patients

Primary Office

Covenant Southwest Medical Park
9812 Slide Rd.
Suite 2200
Lubbock, TX 79424
Get Directions
(806) 725-8420
(806) 783-9059

More Information


  • Meet The Doctor

    Specialties & Education

    Primary Specialties
    • Allergy and Immunology
      (Board Certified)
    Secondary Specialties
    • Rheumatology
    Education & Training
    • Medical School
      University of Dhaka- Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Biography



    Dr. Goutam P. Shome is an allergist and immunologist on the medical staff at

    Covenant and treats adults and children of all ages. His clinical expertise is in

    hay fever, sinus problems, immune problems, angioedema/anaphylxias, food

    allergy, drug allergy, allergy shots and asthma.

    At the forefront of rhinolaryngoscopy, Dr. Shome has been published in

    the Journal of Allergy & Immunology and Allergy and Asthma Procedures and has received

    numerous awards for his teaching and research. He is also an adjunct

    associate professor at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in

    Lubbock, Texas.

    Dr. Shome completed his residency in Internal Medicine at the Michigan State

    University and a fellowship in Allergy and Immunology from The University

    of Michigan. He is board certified by the American Board of Allergy and

    Immunology and the American Board of Internal Medicine and a member of

    the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology.

    Allergy & Immunology
    Areas of Expertise
    Allergy Shots
    Immune problems