Dr. Erika A. Petersen, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Female

4301 W Markham St # 507
Little Rock, AR 72205
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Dr. Petersen's Experience

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Dr. Petersen's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Petersen Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Petersen Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Uams Medical Center
4301 West Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72205

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Petersen

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Appointments & Offices

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VALID FOR STATE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE ONLY
VALID FOR STATE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE ONLY
4301 W Markham St # 507
Little Rock, AR 72205
Little Rock Office
Little Rock Office
4301 W Markham St # 783
Little Rock, AR 72205
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    Dr. Petersen's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
    • Deep Brain Stimulation
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Stroke
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    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Petersen

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arkansas.

    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

    University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Graduated in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Petersen & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Petersen's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Uams Medical Center where Dr. Petersen has admitting privileges:

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    • Uams Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Petersen

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petersen to family and friends

    2 responses
    above
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    2 responses
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    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 2 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Petersen
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    2 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    2 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    2 responses
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    Office Locations

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    VALID FOR STATE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE ONLY
    4301 W Markham St # 507
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    (501) 686-5270 (Office)
    (501) 686-8767 (Fax)
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    Little Rock Office
    4301 W Markham St # 783
    Little Rock, AR 72205
    (501) 686-7000 (Office)
    (501) 686-8421 (Fax)
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