Dr. John Peters, DO

Dr. John Peters, DO

Pediatric Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. John Peters, DO is a pediatric gastroenterology specialist in Palm Beach Gardens, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine in 1981 and specializes in pediatric gastroenterology and pediatrics.Read his story

11310 Legacy Ave

Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410

Contact Information

(561) 624-9188

Insurance Accepted

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

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Abdominal Pain
normal
more than 9% of peers

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Dr. Peters' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Peters "Dr. Peters is employed by Pediatric Specialists of America (PSA), the physician-led group practice of Miami Children's Health System. He is a pediatric gastroenterologist within the Division of Gastroenterology and the PSA Northern Regional Chief, Section of Gastroenterology, for Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Dr. Peters earned his doctorate of osteopathy from the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine in East Lansing. He completed both his pediatric residency and a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at the Children's Hospital of Michigan in Detroit. His clinical interests include inflammatory bowel disease, liver disease in children and short bowel syndrome. Dr. Peters is board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric gastroenterology. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association and the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Dr. Peters has authored chapters of medical textbooks and his work has been published in peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Peters sees patients at the Nicklaus Children's Palm Beach Gardens Outpatient Center and is on staff at both the Nicklaus Children's Hospital main campus and the De George Pediatric Unit at Jupiter Medical Center."

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2  Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatrics

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

19  Conditions Treated

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Detroit Osteo Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Chldns Hospital Mich
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Mich St University College Osteo Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Chldns Hospital Mich
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

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

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peters to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
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Dr. Peters' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent doctor. I travel all the way from Boca Raton just to see him. Worth my travels.
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My daughter is a patient of Dr. Peters. He is wonderful, caring and compassionate. I love his bed side manner and how he explains things so you can really understand them.
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Great doctor! Professional staff! Thanks for helping my son.
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I love Dr. Peters! Takes his time in the room with you, very caring & helped my baby when no one else could! He is by far the best around!!
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Dr. Peters has the best bedside manner. He talks with you, not at you. My daughter hates going to the doctors but hasn't complained once about having to see Dr. Peters.
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