Dr. Kevin Peifer, MD

Dr. Kevin Peifer, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 45
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Dr. Kevin Peifer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Ohio in 1999 and specializes in gastroenterology.Read his story

401 Roxbury Rd

Rockford, IL 61107

Contact Information

(815) 397-7340

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • ECOH
  • HAP Insurance
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Peifer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
very high
more than 98% of peers
Liver Damage from Alcohol
very high
more than 97% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Peifer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Peifer's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Peifer "Dr. Kevin J. Peifer joined Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Ltd. in 2006 after completing a gastroenterology fellowship at the Washington University School of Medicine/Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Dr. Peifer received his medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio. He also completed his internal medicine residency and gastroenterology fellowship at Barnes-Jewish Hospital before undertaking a fellowship in advanced endoscopy with additional training in endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) and other advanced endoscopic procedures such as endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR). Dr. Peifer is board-certified in gastroenterology and maintains a special interest in liver, pancreas and biliary tract diseases, as well as in EUS, ERCP and EMR. Dr. Peifer is the Director of the Endoscopy Lab at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center, where he also holds positions on various medical staff leadership committees. Dr. Peifer is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford and a member of the American Gastroenterological Association, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and the American College of Gastroenterology."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Peifer "Dr. Peifer is committed to providing high-quality, cost-conscious patient care through a spirit of teamwork, communication, and dedication to treating our patients with respect, understanding and compassion. All Rockford Gastroenterology physicians and staff members are committed to work in a collaborative manner with our patients, their families and other healthcare providers. We recognize that gastrointestinal conditions can have a significant impact on our patients' quality of life. We will continually seek new and effective methods of treating acute and chronic digestive disorders in a manner that emphasizes quality improvement, effective outcomes and cost effectiveness. We are also committed to health promotion and prevention, teaching of medical students and residents, clinical research, and providing leadership to the national community of gastroenterologists and gastrointestinal endoscopists."
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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

73  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Miami University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Medical College Of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital/Washington University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peifer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peifer's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peifer to family and friends
2 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

  • 5
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Dr. Peifer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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