Dr. Paul Pacheco, MD

Colorectal SurgeryMaleAge 42

Dr. Pacheco
Accepting new patients

Springfield Clinic - Mohs & Dermatologic Sgy

900 N 1st St Fl 3 Springfield, IL 62702

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(217) 528-7541

Dr. Paul Pacheco, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Springfield, IL and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine medical school in 2005. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as HSHS St. John's Hospital and Memorial Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pacheco to book an appointment.

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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pacheco's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemorrhoids
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pacheco treats Hemorrhoids more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Pacheco treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Colorectal Cancer
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pacheco treats Colorectal Cancer more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Pacheco treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
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Colectomy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pacheco performs Colectomy more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Pacheco performs this procedure more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy

Dr. Pacheco's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Boerhaave's Syndrome
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallstones
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Megacolon
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Wound Repair

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Cigna PPO
Open Access
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Coventry Health Care
Platinum PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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PHCS Network PPO

Dr. Pacheco's Reviews

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3.4

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Pacheco, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Springfield, IL and has over 16 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Colorectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Southern Illinois University School Of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
University of Illinois At Peoria
Residency Hospital
University of Illinois At Peoria
Internship Hospital
2005
University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
Medical School
University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
Undergraduate School
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What are Dr. Paul Pacheco, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Pacheco frequently treats Hemorrhoids, Colorectal Cancer, and Colectomy. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Pacheco treats.

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Dr. Pacheco's office is located at 900 N 1st St Fl 3, Springfield, IL 62702. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Springfield Clinic - Mohs & Dermatologic Sgy900 N 1st St Fl 3 Springfield, IL 62702
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Pacheco is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

HSHS St. John's Hospital

Springfield, IL

73% Patient Experience Rating, 4% higher than the national average

2 Awards Received

Memorial Medical Center

Springfield, IL

74% Patient Experience Rating, 5% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Gastrointestinal Surgery Excellence Award™ (2022)

Taylorville Memorial Hospital

Taylorville, IL

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average