Dr. Finn Petersen, MD

HematologyMaleAge 69

Dr. Petersen
Accepting new patients

St. Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute

100 E Idaho St Boise, ID 83712

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(208) 381-2711

Dr. Finn Petersen, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boise, ID and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of Copenhagen medical school in 1978. He is affiliated with Lds Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Petersen to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Petersen is affiliated with Lds Hospital Salt Lake City, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
    Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Petersen's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acute Leukemia
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petersen treats Acute Leukemia more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Petersen treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia, Adult
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 1
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 2
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 4
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 5
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 6
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 7
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L1
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L2
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Acute, L3
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Aggressive-Phase
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Negative
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Positive
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Acute Myeloid Leukemia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petersen treats Acute Myeloid Leukemia more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Petersen treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 1
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 2
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 3
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 4
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 5
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 6
  • Acute Myeloblastic Leukemia Type 7
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Aggressive-Phase
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Negative
  • Leukemia, Myeloid, Philadelphia - Positive
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Pancytopenia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petersen treats Pancytopenia more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Petersen treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Petersen's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Leukemia
  • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Anemia
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Graft vs Host Disease
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • HPC Transplantation (Stem Cell Transplant)
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphocytosis
  • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
  • Lymphosarcoma
  • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
  • Melanoma
  • Mycosis Fungoides
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloma
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Neutropenia
  • Nodular Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
  • Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
  • Peritoneal Cancer
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Purpura
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skin Cancer
  • Thalassemia
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

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Dr. Petersen accepts the following insurance:

Altius Health Plans
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross of Idaho
Blue Cross of Idaho PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
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Cigna PPO
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Dr. Petersen's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Petersen

4.0

Based on 4 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (4)
  • Office environment (4)
  • Appointment wasn't rushed (3)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (1)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (1)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (1)
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This man is an abomination to medicine. Zero bedside manner, rude to staff, horrible person all around.
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What could be improved
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Alice S. in Salt Lake City, UT – Mar 23, 2017
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Finn Petersen, MD is a Hematology Specialist in Boise, ID and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of...Read more

Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology

Education

1978
University Of Copenhagen
Medical School

Languages

  • English
  • Danish

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Finn Petersen, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Finn Petersen, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Petersen frequently treats Acute Leukemia, Acute Myeloid Leukemia, and Pancytopenia. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Petersen treats.

Where is Dr. Finn Petersen, MD's office located?

Dr. Petersen's office is located at 100 E Idaho St, Boise, ID 83712. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Finn Petersen, MD speak?

Dr. Petersen speaks Danish and English. View profile to see all.

Does Dr. Finn Petersen, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Petersen has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

St. Luke's Mountain States Tumor Institute

MSTI Boise100 E Idaho St Boise, ID 83712
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Practice

E8 Lds Hospital 8 Avenue And St Salt Lake City, UT 84143
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Petersen is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Lds Hospital

Salt Lake City, UT

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received