Dr. Andrew Peterson, MD

Dr. Andrew Peterson, MD

Adult & Pediatric Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 60
(6)
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Dr. Andrew Peterson, MD is an adult & pediatric neurology doctor who practices in Cedar Rapids, IA. He is 60 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Peterson is affiliated with St. Luke's Hospital and Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids.

202 10th St SE Ste 220

Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

Contact Information

(319) 398-1721

Insurance Accepted

  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthSmart
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Meridian Health Plan of Michigan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sleep Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Peterson "Helping patients understand what is happening and partnering with them for the best possible care."
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Specialties

  • Adult & Pediatric Neurology
  • Adult Neurology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine (Psychiatry & Neurology)
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Sleep Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Cancer
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Narcolepsy
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • Massachusetts Institute Of Technology, Cambridge, Ma
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Letterman Army Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peterson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peterson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peterson to family and friends
4.3
based on 6 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Peterson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Monticello, Iowa |
Dr. Peterson spent so much time discussing my mom's condition with us. There were even times when I had called the office where he called back instead of the nurse! I feel like he very much cares about how my mom is doing. I highly recommend Dr. Peterson!
in Manchester |
Wonderful, caring, gets to the heart of the issue, and advocates for the patient. So fortunate we got him!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Peterson accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Coventry Health Care
    Advantra
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • HealthSmart
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • Meridian Health Plan of Michigan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Wellmark

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Hospitals where Dr. Peterson has admitting privileges

Mercy Medical Center - Cedar Rapids
701 10th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
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St. Luke's Hospital
1026 A Ave NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
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