Dr. Darwin Karr-Peterson, DO

General Surgery •  Male • Age 70
  
Dr. Karr-Peterson
Accepting new patients

Mercy Occupational Health

540 E Jefferson St Iowa City, IA 52245

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(319) 339-3921

Dr. Darwin Karr-Peterson, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Iowa City, IA and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with Montgomery County Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Karr-Peterson to book an appointment.


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Dr. Karr-Peterson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select

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Dr. Karr-Peterson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Anorectal Abscess
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karr-Peterson treats Anorectal Abscess more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Karr-Peterson treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anal Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
  • Colovaginal Fistula
  • Rectal Abscess
Anal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karr-Peterson treats Anal Disorders more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Karr-Peterson treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Anal or Rectal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Karr-Peterson treats Anal or Rectal Pain more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Karr-Peterson treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Karr-Peterson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cancer
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Fracture
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lipomas
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Ulcer
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Wound Repair

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Biography

Dr. Darwin Karr-Peterson, DO is a General Surgery Specialist in Iowa City, IA and has over 33 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine medical school in 1987. He is affiliated with Montgomery County Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Karr-Peterson to book an appointment.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Wm Beaumont Army Med Center
Residency Hospital
1987
Des Moines University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Medical School

Awards

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  • Does Dr. Karr-Peterson have free onsite parking?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Karr-Peterson has free onsite parking

  • Does Dr. Karr-Peterson offer weekend visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Karr-Peterson offers weekend visits

  • Does Dr. Karr-Peterson offer evening visits?

    No users have indicated that Dr. Karr-Peterson offers evening visits

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Locations

Mercy Occupational Health

Mercy Occupational Health540 E Jefferson St Iowa City, IA 52245
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Montgomery County Memorial Hospital

Red Oak, IA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average