Dr. Dena Petersen, MD

Dr. Dena Petersen, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Dena Petersen, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in family medicine, adult medicine, and more.

2055 W Hospital Dr Ste 145

Tucson, AZ 85704

Contact Information

(520) 293-1415

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Petersen's Experience

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  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

6  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Home Health Medicine
  • Men's Health Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

12  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Immunization
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination

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0 Sanctions

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  • University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • St Mary's Hosp/Med College Wisc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • St Mary's Hosp/Med College Wisc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Dena Petersen, MD
She always makes me feel at ease and is also the first doctor in ten years to properly diagnose my medical conditions. I always feel taken care of and feel that she truly cares about her patients. Anyone who feels like they are not being listened to by their current PCP or need a second opinion,...Read More
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Alicia O in Tucson, AZ – Jul 26, 2016
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Dr. Petersen is very professional and genuinely cares about her patients.
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