Dr. Brian Peterson, MD

Vascular Surgery •  Male • Age 47
  
Dr. Peterson
Telehealth services available

Slu Dept of Internal Medicine

3655 Vista Ave Fl 8 Saint Louis, MO 63110

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Dr. Brian Peterson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in vascular surgery.


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Dr. Peterson accepts the following insurance:

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Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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HealthLink PPO
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Practice Areas

Peripheral Vascular Disorders

Peripheral vascular disorder specialists diagnose and treat narrowing or blockages in the blood vessels outside the heart, most commonly caused by atherosclerosis, a buildup of plague inside the blood vessel wall.

Typically treats 79% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm more than 96% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 96% of their peers

Aortic Aneurysm or Dissection

Aortic aneurym or dissection specialists diagnose and treat abnormal bulges or tears in the wall of the aorta, which are life-threatening and require immediate surgery.

Typically treats 68% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm more than 71% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 71% of their peers

Peripheral Vascular Procedures

Peripheral vascular disorder is diagnosed through a variety of procedures, including angiogram, ankle-brachial index and Doppler ultrasound. Surgical treatments include bypass graft surgery, balloon angioplasty, and stent.

Typically treats 53% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting more than 65% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 65% of their peers

Peripheral Artery Catheterization
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Peripheral Artery Catheterization more than 53% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 53% of their peers

Varicose Vein Procedure
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Varicose Vein Procedure more than 42% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 42% of their peers

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Dr. Peterson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Aneurysm more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Aortic Aneurysm more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm

Dr. Peterson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Chronic Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Laparotomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Venous Sclerotherapy

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Brian Peterson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Saint Louis, MO and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in vascular surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2006
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2004
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Residency Hospital
2001
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital
2000
Saint Louis University School of Medicine
Medical School
1995
Boston College
Undergraduate School

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Locations

Practice

Slu Dept of Internal Medicine3655 Vista Ave Fl 8 Saint Louis, MO 63110
1

St Anthony's Heart & Vascular

Cardiology Consultants10012 Kennerly Rd Ste 305 Saint Louis, MO 63128
2

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St. Anthony's Medical Center

Saint Louis, MO

65% Patient experience rating, 4% lower than the national average