Dr. Donald Peterson, MD

Critical Care MedicineMaleAge 71

Dr. Peterson
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Pulmonology Associates, Inc

100 E Lancaster Ave Wynnewood, PA 19096

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(610) 642-3796

Dr. Donald Peterson, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Wynnewood, PA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Harvard Medical School medical school in 1975. He is affiliated with medical facilities Lankenau Medical Center and Riddle Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Peterson to book an appointment.

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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
    America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Cardiac Care Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction
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Dr. Peterson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Bronchospasm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Pulmonary Rehabilitation Services
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Swine Flu
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Personal Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
UPMC
UPMC PPO

Dr. Peterson's Reviews

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3.3

Based on 7 ratings

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Donald Peterson, MD is a Critical Care Medicine Specialist in Wynnewood, PA and has over 46 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sleep Medicine

Education

1980
U Hosp Penn
Fellowship Hospital
1978
U Hosp Penn
Residency Hospital
1976
U Hosp Penn
Internship Hospital
1975
Harvard Medical School
Medical School
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Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Donald Peterson, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Peterson has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Donald Peterson, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Donald Peterson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Peterson frequently treats Sleep Apnea, COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease), and Mycobacterial Lung Infection. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Peterson treats.

Where is Dr. Donald Peterson, MD's office located?

Dr. Peterson's office is located at 100 E Lancaster Ave, Wynnewood, PA 19096. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Pulmonology Associates, Inc

Pulmonology Associates, Inc100 E Lancaster Ave Wynnewood, PA 19096
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Peterson is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

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Lankenau Medical Center

Wynnewood, PA

79% Patient Experience Rating, 10% higher than the national average

18 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Cardiac Care Excellence Award™ (2022)

Riddle Memorial Hospital

Media, PA

72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

10 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)