Dr. Paul Pflueger, MD

Orthopedic Surgery •  Male • Age 57
  
Dr. Pflueger
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Granite Orthopaedics

2960 N Centre Ct Prescott Valley, AZ 86314

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Dr. Paul Pflueger, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Prescott Valley, AZ. Dr. Pflueger has more experience with Shoulder/Upper Arm and Knee/Lower Limbs than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities Yavapai Regional Medical Center - East Campus and Yavapai Regional Medical Center - West Campus. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Pflueger to book an appointment.


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The best description I can think of for this Dr. is mixed bag. Of the two procedures I had, one surgery went well and the other was a failure. The reception was pleasant, but the back office where MRI's are ordered is incompetent. The physical therapy division was excellent. Be prepared to have unnecessary appointments and time delays in order to get what you need. The PV office has very long wait times for exams.
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Bill Lemon in Prescott, AZ – Oct 05, 2017
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One of the most down to earth, straight-forward, doctors in the Prescott area. Has very commendable assistants that know their business. I was not treated as just another client to shuffle through. Talking with me and listening to my feedback was honest. I highly recommend Dr. Pflueger to everyone.
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Curt Fackrell in Prescott, AZ – Sep 18, 2016
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My first visit as a new patient never got to see Dr. Pflueger, pawned off on an assistant who spent more time asking me what I wanted to do rather than a defined plan. What the heck? I could do self diagnosis via the Internet....gezzz!
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Pat C in Prescott AZ – Sep 13, 2016
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Thank you for everything!
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N.A – Jul 27, 2016
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M.L – Jul 25, 2016
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R.D – Jul 20, 2016
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Very good in answering my questions and good patient manner.
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TAYLOR JUDITH – Jul 19, 2016
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Always kind, helpful, and professional.
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A.L – Jul 18, 2016
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Liked Dr. PFLUGER AND STAFF.I ALSO LIKE PHYSICAL THERAPY.
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STECKHAHN THOMAS – Jul 15, 2016
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Dr. Pfleuger & his staff are outstanding! They are genuinely concerned about my health & my recovery.
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PARSONS LAUREN – Jul 12, 2016
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Excellent caring, well versed, expert advice. His entire staff are amazing, thorough, well trained.
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littlebit880 in Prescott, AZ – Jan 30, 2016
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Just loved Him and his office staff they were friendly and helpful. I was seeing him for over a year, and I would go back and recommend him to EVERYONE.
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About Me

For me, the patient always comes first. Most patients have already done extensive research into their condition prior to seeing me. I believe that an interactive approach with patients will lead us to a mutually agreed upon treatment plan. I hope to give my patients the opportunity for an improved quality of life with less pain, better function and improved outlook for their future.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hip & Knee Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Tulane University School Medicine
Residency Hospital

Awards

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(928) 777-9950

Dr. Pflueger accepts the following insurance:

AARP
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Enterprise Group
American Republic
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Arizona Foundation
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthSmart
Humana
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
Planned Administration Inc
State Farm
UnitedHealthCare
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Options PPO
United Healthcare
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Practice Areas

Shoulder/Upper Arm

Shoulder and upper arm conditions include arthritis, bursitis, rotator cuff injuries, and dislocations, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.

Typically treats 63% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Rotator Cuff Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pflueger performs Rotator Cuff Surgery more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Pflueger performs this procedure more than 99% of their peers

Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pflueger treats Shoulder Impingement Syndrome more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Pflueger treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pflueger performs Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Pflueger performs this procedure more than 97% of their peers

Knee/Lower Limbs

Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.

Typically treats 62% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 11 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pflueger treats Knee Disorders more than 92% of their peers

Dr. Pflueger treats this condition more than 92% of their peers

Internal Derangement of Knee
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pflueger treats Internal Derangement of Knee more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Pflueger treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Osteoarthritis of Knee
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pflueger treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 86% of their peers

Dr. Pflueger treats this condition more than 86% of their peers

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Dr. Pflueger's conditions and procedures:

  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Locations

Granite Orthopaedics

Granite Orthopaedics2960 N Centre Ct Prescott Valley, AZ 86314
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Granite Orthopaedics1223 Willow Creek Rd Prescott, AZ 86301
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Yavapai Regional Medical Center - East Campus

Prescott Valley, AZ
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

Yavapai Regional Medical Center - West Campus

Prescott, AZ

70% Patient experience rating, 1% higher than the national average