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About Us: Rheumatology/Immunology

Rheumatology specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a variety of immune mediated, crystal mediated and degenerative diseases of joint, muscles, nerves and internal organs.  Typical diseases include but are not limited too, rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus and psoriatic arthritis.  Treatments involve efforts to improve biomechanics and diet when appropriate.  Medical therapies include traditional non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications, old and modern immunosupressive medications as well as the newer "biologics".

 To Make An Appointment:

This specialty requires a referral from your primary care physcian.


Payment Options:

  • TTUHSC accepts all major insurances
  • All major credit cards
  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Financial screening is available for those needing assistance.

Patient Resources:

Clinics Available:Numbers:Hours: 

Texas Tech Physicians Medical Pavillion

3601 4th Street, 2nd Floor MS 9902

Lubbock, TX  79430


call for appointment:

Monday-Friday /
All clinics are Handicapped accessible; Bi-lingual English and Spanish; All major insurances and credit cards accepted; Medicare and Medicare; Financial screening available based on need.

Patient Resources

Arthritis Foundation

Faculty Listing:

     NAME                            POSITION                         SPECIALTY

Pixley, John                                              Professor                                                  Rheumatology