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Robert K. Pelz MD


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PeaceHealth employed provider
  • Preventive Medicine, Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease
  • Critical Care Medicine
Biography

"In addition to an MD he has a PhD in clinical research from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and he was fellowship trained in critical care medicine at the NIH. Prior to joining PHMG in 2002 Dr. Pelz practiced infectious disease and critical care medicine in Everett, Wash.

Dr. Pelz is serving both as a hyperbaric medicine specialist at Riverbend and as an infectious disease specialist. His practice is open to new HIV patients as well as infectious disease consultations. He is eager to assist the medical community with infectious disease consultations, and management of chronic infectious diseases, including HIV and hepatitis."

Education
  • Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
    Degree: Doctor of Medicine (MD)
    Specialty: Other, Not Listed
  • Warren Magnuson Clinical Center/National Institute of Health
    Specialty: Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Specialty: Internal Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Specialty: Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease
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Insurance Accepted
  • ATRIO Health Plans
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry-Aetna
  • First Choice Health Network
  • Health Net Federal Services
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Majoris Health Systems
  • Medicaid Oregon Health Plan
  • Medicare
  • Medicare Railroad
  • Moda Health
  • Multiplan Network
  • Pacific Medical Centers
  • PacificSource Health Plans
  • Providence Health Plan (PPO)
  • Provider Network of America
  • Regence - Oregon & Washington
  • Samaritan Health Plan
  • TriWest Healthcare Alliance
  • Umpqua Health
  • United Healthcare
Privileged Facilities
  • Sacred Heart Medical Center-University District
  • Peace Harbor Medical Center
  • Southwest Medical Center
  • Sacred Heart Medical Center-RiverBend
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PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center 3333 RiverBend Drive
Springfield, OR 97477
541-222-4500 Fax: 541-222-1786

Robert K. Pelz, MD

Preventive Medicine, Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine

"In addition to an MD he has a PhD in clinical research from Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and he was fellowship trained in critical care medicine at the NIH. Prior to joining PHMG in 2002 Dr. Pelz practiced infectious disease and critical care medicine in Everett, Wash.

Dr. Pelz is serving both as a hyperbaric medicine specialist at Riverbend and as an infectious disease specialist. His practice is open to new HIV patients as well as infectious disease consultations. He is eager to assist the medical community with infectious disease consultations, and management of chronic infectious diseases, including HIV and hepatitis."

Education

  • Baltimore College of Dental Surgery
    Degree: Doctor of Medicine (MD)
    Specialty: Other, Not Listed
  • Warren Magnuson Clinical Center/National Institute of Health
    Specialty: Internal Medicine, Critical Care Medicine
  • Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
    Specialty: Internal Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Specialty: Internal Medicine, Infectious Disease

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