Dr. Lawrence Riffel, MD

Dr. Lawrence Riffel, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
65 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Lawrence Riffel, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Overland Park, KS. He specializes in internal medicine.Read his story

Quivira Internal Medicine

10601 Quivira Rd Ste 200

Overland Park, KS 66215
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Cenpatico Behavioral Health
  • Cigna
  • Comp Choice
  • Compassionate Care Network (CCN)
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Family Health Partners
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health

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Dr. Riffel's Experience

Dr. Riffel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Riffel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Riffel "Dr. Riffel is a Kansas native and has practiced internal medicine in Overland Park since 1981. He received his BS from Kansas State University and his MD from the University of Kansas. He completed a three-year internal medicine residency program at the University of Iowa before returning to Overland Park to practice. He is active in the Johnson County Medical Society and has served as its president. He has served on the hospital Board of Governors, executive committees, Chairman of the Department of Medicine, and as president of the medical staff of Overland Park Regional. Dr. Riffel has served as a principal investigator and as a sub-investigator on several pharmaceutical research trials. He is board-certified in internal medicine and is a fellow in the American College of Physicians.Dr Lawrence Riffel is part of the Quivira Internal Medicine hospital rotation team that also provides inpatient care at Overland Park Regional Medical Center."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Riffel "I am a member of Midwest Physicians, an integrated, multi-specialty group that strives to provide high quality, compassionate healthcare in a caring, affordable, timely and accessible manner. Our doctors collaborate with patients, their physician colleagues and other healthcare professionals to help ensure each patient s individual healthcare needs are met."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

270  Conditions Treated

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22  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.


  • University of Kansas / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Riffel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Riffel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Riffel to family and friends
34 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Riffel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

Dr Riffel is very and takes his time to listen to concern. He is thorough in examinations. And gives advice and recommendations freely. Dr Riffel is a great doctor.
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Great Doctor... I have been under his care for 30 years... 1988 to 2005 ( Move to NYC For Career Transfer). Moved back in 2008 for Career Retirement.
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Thank you for your response, Michael!! Thank you for your loyalty to our practice!

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My wife and I recommend Dr. Riffel totally. I don't think you can find better, more efficient, more caring concern, more accurate diagnosis,, or a more "family feel" that we have found at Qiivera Internal Medicine. Dr. Riffel has become our personal friend. His nurse practioners have been...more
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Thank you for your review of Dr. Riffel! We take pride in serving the you and our community for all these years! We appreciate you and your wife taking the time to write such a kind review. We will be sure to pass it along to our staff. Thank you for your loyalty.

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Dr. Larry Riffel has been our family's physician for nearly 40 years. He has always been there for us, whether for routine visits of for more serious situations. His treatments are effective, as we are now in our 80's! He is also our friend and his professional and office staffs reflect his...more
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Thank you for taking a moment to share such kind words. We will be sure to recognize the team and Dr Riffel for exceeding expectations!

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Dr. Lawrence Riffel has been my family doctor since moving here in 1984. He is a friendly and caring individual who cares about his patients. If you need a doctor, Lawrence Riffel is the person you should choose.
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Thank you for taking the time to share your story. We are committed to delivering the quality care patients deserve and are so happy to read about positive experiences. Thank you for sharing!

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