Dr. Peter Saway, MD

Dr. Peter Saway, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Peter Saway, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1980 and specializes in pain medicine and rheumatology.

2145 Highland Ave S Ste 200

Birmingham, AL 35205

Contact Information

(205) 933-0320

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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

Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Saway'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.

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Rheumatology

3  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

79  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • University Of Mississippi
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University Wash Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Ala School Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Saway has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saway's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saway to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Saway'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

Patient Comments (5)

The waiting time is sometimes Very long, but Dr. Saway is worth the wait. He is very good at his specialty. He gives time to his patients. He is best when he isn't too tired, so I recommend morning or early afternoon. I am being treated for an auto-immune disorder and would choose him as the most...more
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I have been seeing Dr Saway for years and I have always had excellent care. Hes kind, caring, and listens to what I have to say. He doesn't rush in and out.
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I loved that he took the time to explain things to me about my health in a way I could understand. I also loved that they could do their own lab work and xrays in the office.
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First appointment and was very impressed. Entire staff fantastic and dr Saway is superb
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Dr. Saway is one of the finest physicians I've ever dealt with and unfortunately I have seen many. He is kind and compassionate and always treats me the way he would a member of his own family. When he discovered I had Lupus he told me he will advise me the same way he would his wife. He is goes...more
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