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Celeste Marie Hollands, M.D.


Associate Professor of Surgery, Pediatric Surgery

Patient Appointments:
Surgery Clinic : 806-743-7344
Clinic Location:
Surgery Clinic: Covenant Medical Office Building, 4102 24th Street, Suite 304


Dr. Hollands is Associate Professor of Surgery at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock Texas. She practices Pediatric General Surgery at Covenant Children's Hospital.

Dr. Hollands completed medical school at the University of South Alabama and completed her surgical residency at The Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. She completed a Pediatric Trauma fellowship at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and a Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at Miami Children’s Hospital. She served on the surgical faculty as Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, where her research focused on developing pediatric robotic surgical procedures. She served on the faculty of the University at Buffalo, Women’s and Children’s Hospital of Buffalo as Associate Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics where she was Director of the Miniature Access Surgery Center and Director of Trauma. She served on the faculty at the University of South Alabama as Associate Professor of Surgery and Director of Pediatric Surgery at the University of South Alabama Children's and Women's Hospital. 

She is a member of the American College of Surgeons and Association for Surgical Education Medical Student Core Curriculum Steering Committee and is active in leadership and committee service in the Association of Women Surgeons, International Pediatric Endosurgery Group, Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, Association for Surgical Education, American Pediatric Surgical Association, and the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Surgery. Her clinical interests are advanced minimally invasive surgery and neonatal surgery.  Her interests outside of medicine include hanging out with her dog, traveling, gardening and cooking.

 Advanced minimally invasive surgery and neonatal surgery.  




The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. Trauma Fellow. 1996.
Miami Children’s Hospital, Miami, FL. Pediatric Surgery Fellow. 1998.


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. Internal Medicine – PGY 1. 1990
The Graduate Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. General Surgery. 1995.

Medical School:

University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, Alabama. 1989.


Board Certification: General Surgery
Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor


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