Dr. David E. Peltzer, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 50

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Hospital Quality

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Catawba Valley Medical Center
810 Fairgrove Church Rd
Hickory, NC 28602

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Newton Family Physicians PA
Newton Family Physicians PA
767 W 1st St
Newton, NC 28658
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    Dr. Peltzer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Biopsy
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Stitches
    • Urinalysis
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal
    • Well Baby Care
    • Wellness Examination
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    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Menopause
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1991

    Internship Hospital

    St Margaret Meml
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    St Margaret Meml Hospital

    Undergraduate Schools

    University Of Virginia
    Graduated in 1987
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Peltzer & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Peltzer's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    He did not even bother to answer my questions or diagnose me properly. He wasn't even in the office for 5 minutes before he shuffled me off like I should be someone else's problem.

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    Office Locations

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    Newton Family Physicians PA
    767 W 1st St
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828) 465-3928 (Office)
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