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Jennifer Phifer, MD
Rating
(4.53)
208 ratings, 26 reviews
Practice Name
Hospital Preference
WakeMed Raleigh Campus
Office Location
901 Old Knight Road
Knightdale, NC 27545
919-350-9824
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Biography

Dr. Jennifer Phifer is board certified in family medicine with medical interests in procedures, public health and prevention. She joined WakeMed Primary Care after managing WakeMed’s employee health practice, serving the primary care and acute health care needs of WakeMed’s more than 8,000 employees. She previously was lead health care provider at Southern Wake Family Medicine in Fuquay-Varina and attending physician at Benson Area Medical Center with hospital privileges at WakeMed. She received her medical degree from Saint Matthews University School of Medicine, Grand Cayman, British West Indies, and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Spelman College in Atlanta. She also studied basic sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore. She completed her internship and residency at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine Coastal AHEC. She is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Association, National Medical Association and North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians - Health Disparities Committee.

Clinical Interests
Dr. Phifer is interested in public health, disease prevention, weight management, chronic disease management and healthy teens/adolescents.
She treats diabetes, HTN, asthma/COPD, obesity and acute illnesses. She is most interested in overall health management – weight/chronic disease.
Undergraduate Degree
Spelman College in Atlanta
Medical School
 Saint Matthews University School of Medicine, Grand Cayman, British West Indies
Internship
 New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine Coastal AHEC
Residency
 New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine Coastal AHEC
Certifications
American Board of Family Medicine
Professional Memberships
American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Association, National Medical Association and North Carolina Academy of Family Physicians - Health Disparities Committee
Star Rating

The Star Ratings score is the average score a provider receives about his or her care on our Patient Satisfaction Survey conducted by Professional Research Corporation. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The Star Rating you see represents the average score a provider received for the past 12-month period as long as they had more than 30 ratings during that time frame.

Overall Provider Rating
(4.53)
4.53 out of 5
208 ratings, 26 reviews

WakeMed Patient - February 2020

I worked for a medical group dealing with patients for over eleven years , and I always wanted to have the same respect as I gave. I found that with Dr. Phifer, and Cindy at the front desk she is always a pleasure to speak with outstanding staff.


WakeMed Patient - February 2020

Karen''s patience and knowledge of Ozempic. She was very patient taking me how to give myself a shot


WakeMed Patient - January 2020

All staff was was great


WakeMed Patient - January 2020

Customer Service and Professionalisms ofDr Phifer and other staff


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