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Dr. Dena Petersen, MD

Family Medicine ·  Female · Age 56

Dr. Petersen

Dr. Dena Petersen, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in family medicine, adult medicine, and more.


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(520) 293-1415

Dr. Petersen accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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Dr. Petersen's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Back Pain
  • Biopsy
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchospasm
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Common Cold
  • Constipation
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Genital Herpes
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Immunization
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Migraine
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Nasopharyngitis
  • Nausea
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Ringworm
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Infections
  • Stitches
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wart Removal
  • Warts
  • Wellness Examination

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dena Petersen, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of Illinois At Chicago / College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in family medicine, adult medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • General Medical Practice
  • Home Health Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

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

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4.6

Based on 17 reviews

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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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Dr. Petersen is very professional and genuinely cares about her patients.
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