Dr. Peter Kieffer is an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine, providing primary care in the SIU Department of Pediatrics and emergency care in the Emergency Department at St. John’s Children’s Hospital. He received his medical degree from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis, MO and a pediatric residency at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, also in St. Louis. Kieffer is board certified in pediatrics, and provides primary, newborn and emergency care to pediatric patients.
Education & training
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- Selected a “Top Doctor” by a Castle Connelly Survey as reported in St. Louis Magazine (Sept 2001)
- Recognized by Senator Jim Talent with U.S. Capitol flag for 12 years of pediatric practice (June 2006)
- Robert B. Harvey Lifetime Achievement Award from Independence Center (November 2013)