About Dr. Paul R Pfeiffer

Dr. Paul R Pfeiffer, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Springfield, IL. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

3 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Paul R Pfeiffer is Bad. Dr. Paul R Pfeiffer has been rated by 3 patients. From those 3 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Paul R Pfeiffer is 1.0 of 5.0 stars.

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3220 Atlanta St
Springfield, IL 62707

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Specialties

Dr. Paul R Pfeiffer has the following 2 specialties

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Heartless doctor

Well after a FOUR HOUR WAIT......Terrible doctor ... After being stuck several times looking for a iv he made me sign a AMA paper and told me he would not treat me because I would not allow them to put a iv in my neck ! He allowed my k+ to go untreated at 5.9 which is critically high and I should have been treated with kayecolate. On top of that his bed side manner was terrible. I am a hard stick and a dialysis patient at 33 so I only have one arm to choose from and no veins ... So when I'm getting iv sticks my anxiety climbs and I begin to cry and freak out. Mainly from just tired of being a pin cushion and because I already know before they do it's not going to be one stick it's gunna 4 or 5. Although I was upset I still remained respectful so for him to come in and say these exact words - YOU already have two of my best nurses frustrated !! Oh really ???!! They are frustrated ?? Well little did he know I too have been a nurse for 13 years and that was unacceptable ! Did he think for maybe one minute I WAS FRUSTERATED!! Being 33 a young mother in kidney failure on dialysis ... Now their talkin bout ivs in my neck FOR COLD SYMPTOMS YA BUDDY IM FRUSTERATED TOO!!!! So I filled out my lil AMA form went to the other little hospital down the street and was treated wonderfully , was poked only once! Was treated with respect and dignity , received medication to bring down my K aNd received meds to treat my cold sx. Oh and didn't even sit in waiting room just sayin;)

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  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • A.T. Still University - Kirksville

    Graduated in 1994

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

3220 Atlanta St, Springfield, IL
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