Lawrence A. Schaeffer, M.D. 

Listed as "Texas Monthly Super Doctor" 2010

1900 South Coulter Street, Suite C, Amarillo, Texas 79106

(806) 353-3061        Fax (806) 356-0045

Dr Schaeffer specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the nervous system. This includes syndromes involving:

Dr. Schaeffer was residency trained and board certified in both Internal Medicine and Neurology. His neurology training was at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, and opened his practice in Amarillo in 1997. He is available for specialty care in his office, at Northwest Texas Hospital,  and BSA Hospital.

Personal: Married

High School: Irish Institute, Mexico City, Mexico - Valedictorian

College & Medical School: Anahuac University, University of the State of Mexico  1981


Internal Medicine / Surgery - National Institute of Nutrition, Mexico City, Mexico 1981

Pediatrics and Ob/Gyn: National Institute of Perinatology, Mexico City, Mexico 1982

Social Service - Mexico City, Mexicio 1982-1983

Residency - Internal Medicine:

 Texas Tech University Health Science Center, El Paso (Internal Medicine)

Fellowship: University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School at Dallas (Neurology)

Years in Amarillo: 1999-

Board Certification: Internal Medicine since 1987, and Neurology since 1993

Hospitals used: Northwest Texas Hospital and Baptist/St. Anthony's Hospital

Taking New Patients: Yes. Appointments required.

Office Hours: 9a-12n 2p-4p by appointment

Languages spoken: English and Spanish.

Office with Handicapped access: Yes.

Services in Office: Lab, EMG, nerve conduction studies