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Dr. David Peterson, MD

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Family Medicine | Male

Care Philosophy

I believe I offer a caring listening attitude and I encourage addressing goals of my patients for their medical issues and how I can help them reach those goals.

Biography

Dr. David Peterson, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Orem, UT. He is 80 years old and has been practicing for 55 years. Dr. Peterson is affiliated with Utah Valley Regional Medical Center.

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    Dr. Peterson's Reviews

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peterson to family and friends
    4.4
    based on 10 total surveys (3 with reviews)
    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
      VERY GOOD
    • Average wait time
      10 to 15 minutes
    Patient Reviews (3)
    in Utah |
    Dr Peterson is an outstanding physician. He is caring thorough and knowledgeable. I am completely happy with his care.
    in Orem, UT |
    Dr. Peterson is one of the best doctors I have known. He sincerely cares about his patients and their families. He has experience and he knows what he is doing.I highly recommend him as an outstanding physician. A Alexander
    Bellevue, WA |
    He passed judgement on me because I am not of the same religion as him. He discriminated against me. I had a full blown panic attack in his office. He is the worst medical professional that I have ever been seen by.
    I would never "pass judgement" on someone for any reason. I wish this person had spoken to me in person so that I could have had a chance to discover what was said or done at this appointment for what was obviously not a good experience for him or her.
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    Dr. Peterson's Care Philosophy

    I believe I offer a caring listening attitude and I encourage addressing goals of my patients for their medical issues and how I can help them reach those goals.

    Dr. Peterson's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Family Medicine
    •  Board certified in Family Practice
    •  Malpractice claims in Utah not available
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    • Family Practice

    Conditions Treated

    • Allergies
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Emphysema
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Infectious Diseases
    • Injuries
    • Menopause
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoporosis
    • Pneumonia
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

    Education

    • Medical School
      George Washington University / School of Medicine And Health Sciences

      Graduated in 1962

    • Internship Hospital
      L D S Hospital

      Completed in 1963

    • Residency Hospital
      L D S Hospital
    • Undergraduate School
      Brigham Young University

      Graduated in 1958

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Professional Affiliations

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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Procedures Performed

    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Biopsy
    • Breast Exam
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Immunization
    • Joint Injection
    • Mole Removal
    • Pap Smear
    • Pelvic Exams
    • Physical Examination
    • Skin Biopsy
    • Stitches
    • Urinalysis
    • Vaccination
    • Wart Removal
    • Well Baby Care
    • Wellness Examination