Provider Profile

Top Areas of Focus:
Anal cancer
Anogenital warts
Colon Cancer
Dual Channel Colonoscopy
Fecal Incontinence
Hemorrhoids and fissure disease
Laparoscopic Surgery
Parastomal hernia repair
Pelvic floor disorders
Infusaport Placement
Pruritus Ani
Rectal Cancer
Incisional Hernia
Robotic Surgery
    - Rectal Cancer
    - Rectal Prolapse
Screening & Colonoscopy
Surgical treatment of Crohn’s Disease/ulcerative colitis
Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
Treatment and surveillance of AIN
    - High Resolution Anoscopy
Languages Spoken:

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (800) 444-7541

Paul E. Pacheco, MD

Departments: Colon & Rectal Surgery
Specialties: Colon & Rectal Surgery; General Surgery
Education and Professional Certifications:


University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL


General Surgery, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL


Chief Resident, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL


Colorectal Surgery, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL

Board Certified

Surgery, General; Surgery, Colon & Rectal


Springfield Clinic 1st - 900 Building

217.528.7541 900 North 1st Street
Springfield, IL 62702

Ambulatory Surgery & Endoscopy Center

217.528.7541 1025 South 6th Street
Springfield, IL 62703

Springfield Clinic Taylorville

217.287.8855 600 North Main Street
Taylorville, IL 62568

Hospital Affiliations:
Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL
Passavant Area Hospital, Jacksonville, IL
St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL
Taylorville Memorial Hospital, Taylorville, IL

Professional Memberships:
American College of Surgeons
American Society for Colposcopy & Cervical Pathology
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Illinois State Medical Society
Illinois Surgical Society
Sangamon County Medical Society
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)