Dr. Charles Peterson, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

601 Broadway Ste 600
Seattle, WA 98122
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Dr. Peterson's Experience

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Dr. Peterson's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Peterson Performs

  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
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Conditions Dr. Peterson Treats

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
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Hospital Quality

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Swedish Medical Center - First Hill Campus
747 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Orthopedic Physician Associates
Orthopedic Physician Associates
601 Broadway Ste 600
Seattle, WA 98122
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    Dr. Peterson's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bone Disorders
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hip Fracture
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Peterson

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

    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.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Graduated in 1967

    Internship Hospital

    Virginia Mason Hospital
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    Mayo Medical School
    Complete in 1972
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Peterson & Staff

    • English
    • Korean
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
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    Dr. Peterson's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peterson to family and friends

    3.3 out of 5

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    Dr. Peterson's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    4 responses

    Experience with Dr. Peterson

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.5 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.3 out of 5

    4 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    3.3 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Orthopedic Physician Associates
    601 Broadway Ste 600
    Seattle, WA 98122
    (206) 386-2600 (Office)
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