Dr. Eric Peters, MD

Dr. Eric Peters, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Eric Peters, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Glendale, AZ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in rheumatology.

5601 W Eugie Ave Ste 204

Glendale, AZ 85304

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

63  Conditions Treated

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5  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • St Josephs Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • UCLA Harbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peters has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peters' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peters to family and friends
41 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (41)

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Dr. Peters' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

This is by far the worst doctor I have ever encountered. He didn't listen to a single one of my concerns and became visibly angry when I dared to ask a question about two drugs he wanted to put me on. His MA is terrified of him. He basically kicked me out of his office and said he never wanted to...more
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Dr Peters saved my life. He had me have an x-ray before I started Remicade (standard practice), but when the x-ray showed an abnormal area, he wasn’t sure just what it was. He insisted I go see a pulmonary doctor before he would start the infusions. I kept saying NO, but he insisted I go before...more
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I've been going to Dr. Peters every three months for more than ten years. He has never, in all that time, rushed through an appointment or not listened to my concerns. I have several autoimmune disorders, including lupus, and I feel that with him as my dr., I'm in good hands.
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I've been to a lot of doctors and he is the WORST I've ever seen! Rude, arrogant, doesn't listen. I was sent to him for long term inflammation off the charts and he said repeatedly it's because I'm fat. I wasn't even overweight for a bunch of the tests. He said he would test my blood and told the...more
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Been with him for over ten years. I ask questions, he responds well. I would not hesitate to seek his advise and care.
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