Dr. Andrew Peterson, MD

Dr. Andrew Peterson, MD

Adult & Pediatric Neurology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Andrew Peterson, MD is an adult & pediatric neurology specialist in Cedar Rapids, IA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1982 and specializes in adult & pediatric neurology, sleep medicine, and more.

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

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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

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4  Specialties

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

2  Board Certifications

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

64  Conditions Treated

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4  Procedures

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

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peterson to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Peterson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

This doctor is fantastic! After being to a number of doctors over a 2 year period I was extremely frustrated. It took 1 appt with Dr Peterson to find out I had restless leg syndrome. My quality of life has greatly improved since then.
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In my opinion, Dr. Petersen is very knowledgeable regarding his discipline. I found his bedside manner to be aloof and callous. He spoke to me after my car accident for maybe all of two minutes before leaving. He tended to be flaky, always sending me to someone else when he couldn’t make our...more
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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!
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Wonderful, caring, gets to the heart of the issue, and advocates for the patient. So fortunate we got him!
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