Dr. Elaine J. Kirchdoerfer, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Female • Age 60

16 N Spring St
Buckhannon, WV 26201
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Saint Joseph Hospital
1 Amalia Dr
Buckhannon, WV 26201

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ELAINE J KIRCHDOERFER MD
16 N Spring St
Buckhannon, WV 26201
ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL
1 Amalia Dr
Buckhannon, WV 26201
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    Dr. Kirchdoerfer's Experience

    Dr. Kirchdoerfer's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    Dr. Kirchdoerfer says...

    • Breast Exam
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Well Baby Care
    • Wellness Examination
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    Dr. Kirchdoerfer says...

    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Homosexual Issues
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Knee Arthritis
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    Background Check for Dr. Kirchdoerfer

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for West Virginia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Pennsylvania State University / College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1986

    Residency Hospital

    Reading Hospital & Medical Center
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    American Academy Of Family Physicians
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Kirchdoerfer & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Kirchdoerfer's Hospital Quality

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.0
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    4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kirchdoerfer to family and friends

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Dr. Kirchdoerfer's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    6 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. Kirchdoerfer

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    6 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    6 responses

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    ELAINE J KIRCHDOERFER MD
    16 N Spring St
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304) 460-7905 (Office)
    (304) 472-7909 (Fax)
    B
    ST JOSEPHS HOSPITAL
    1 Amalia Dr
    Buckhannon, WV 26201
    (304) 460-7905 (Office)
    (304) 473-2211 (Fax)
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