Dr. Charles Peterson, MD

Dr. Charles Peterson, MD

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Age 72
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Dr. Charles Peterson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Elkhart, IN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1973 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

500 Arcade Ave Ste 320

Elkhart, IN 46514

Contact Information

(574) 293-3317

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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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 96% of his peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 96% 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
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Debridement
  • Knee Debridement
Vascular Surgical Procedure
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Vascular Surgical Procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Peterson's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
Aneurysm
Aortic Aneurysm
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
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
Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
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

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Peterson, MD is a vascular surgery specialist in Elkhart, IN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1973 and specializes in vascular surgery and general surgery.

Specialties

  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1978
Rochester Strong Meml Hospital
Residency Hospital
1974
Rochester Strong Meml Hospital
Internship Hospital
1973
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1978
1974
1973

Awards

Dr. Peterson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Peterson

4.1

Based on 12 reviews

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4 Stars
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1 Star
16.666666666666668%
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Dr Charles Edward Peterson is the absolute best Doctor, Friend & Surgeon anyone could ask for. I will not go to anyone else. He saved my life in 2014 and now again in 2018. He's a wonderful man!
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Dr. Peterson was on call when I came to the ER, post appendectomy complications, with an Ileus. He was very engaged and took time to explain everything to me and my family. He checked in every day and evaluated me and explained my recovery, gave me a general timetable on what to expect. He is very...Read More
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Dr. Peterson saved my life after my mini-strokes when surgery was needed to clear a 95% blockage in my right carotid artery. His positive and confident demeanor set me at ease. The surgery was an obvious success and the scar is barely visible, which speaks volumes about his skilled hands. Because...Read More
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I saw Dr. Peterson because of a vascular ulcer on back of my leg measuring 1.75" in diameter. He asked a few questions and then started to clean up the ulcer. He never examined my body. He did ask if I was a diabetic and I told him I was.
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Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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