Dr. Peter Buffa, MD

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Dr. Peter Buffa, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Rio Grande City, TX and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine medical school in 2004. He is affiliated with medical facilities Connally Memorial Medical Center and Hill Country Memorial Hospital. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Buffa to book an appointment.

Dr. Buffa

Starr County Memorial Hospital

128 N FM 3167 Rio Grande City, TX 78582

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Experience
Background

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1 board action Found
  • Arrested on criminal charges- no conviction yet (6/16/2017)View details
No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Buffa's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Administrative Physical
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Ear Ache
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fever
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hernia
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hives
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Indigestion
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mastodynia
  • Migraine
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nausea
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pneumonia
  • Proteinuria
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Swine Flu
  • Tension Headache
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing
  • Wrist Sprain or Strain

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(956) 487-9025

Dr. Buffa accepts the following insurance:

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Biography

Dr. Peter Buffa, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Rio Grande City, TX and has over 17 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from...Read more

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Autonomous University of Guadalajara / Faculty of Medicine
Medical School

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What are Dr. Peter Buffa, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Buffa frequently treats Administrative Physical, Tension Headache, and Urinary Tract Infection (UTI). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Buffa treats.

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Dr. Buffa's office is located at 128 N FM 3167, Rio Grande City, TX 78582. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Practice

Starr County Memorial Hospital128 N FM 3167 Rio Grande City, TX 78582
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Affiliated Hospitals

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

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Connally Memorial Medical Center

Floresville, TX

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

Hill Country Memorial Hospital

Fredericksburg, TX

88% Patient Experience Rating, 19% higher than the national average

8 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2018)