Dr. John Peterson, MD

Interventional Cardiology •  Male • Age 54
  
Dr. Peterson
Accepting new patients

Providence Spokane Cardiology

212 E Central Ave Ste 240 Spokane, WA 99208

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(509) 455-8820

Dr. John Peterson, MD is a Interventional Cardiology Specialist in Spokane, WA and has over 28 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Peterson has more experience with Interventional Cardiology, Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders, and Cardiac Care than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Stanford School of Medicine medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with medical facilities Providence Holy Family Hospital and Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Peterson to book an appointment.


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(509) 455-8820

Dr. Peterson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
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
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Peterson

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Peterson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Peterson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (509) 455-8820.

Interventional Cardiology

Interventional cardiologists specialize in catheter-based treatment of heart diseases through procedures such as cardiac catheterization, impella devices, and stent placement.Compare with other Interventional Cardiology specialists.

Typically treats 85% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography) more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 90% of their peers

Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent more than 80% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 80% of their peers

Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders

Adult congenital cardiac disorder specialists diagnose and treat heart disorders, such as arrythmias and mitral valve disease, that have been present from birth to adulthood.Compare with other Adult Congenital Cardiac Disorders specialists.

Typically treats 67% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Aortic Valve Regurgitation more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Atrial Flutter
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Atrial Flutter more than 88% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 88% of their peers

Arrhythmias
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Arrhythmias more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 85% of their peers

Cardiac Care

Cardiac care specialists diagnose and treat general cardiac conditions such as high blood pressure, angina, and arrhythmias through procedures including cardiovascular stress tests, ablation therapy, and heart valve surgery.Compare with other Cardiac Care specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 19 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Heart Disease more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 97% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 97% of their peers

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction) more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Electrophysiology

Electrophysiologists monitor, diagnose and treat abnormal heart rhythms through procedures such as electrocardiograms (EKGs) and pacemaker insertionsCompare with other Electrophysiology specialists.

Typically treats 69% more than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Cardiovascular Stress Test
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 85% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 85% of their peers

Cardioversion, Elective
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Cardioversion, Elective more than 79% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 79% of their peers

Cardiac Electrophysiology
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Cardiac Electrophysiology more than 59% of their peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 59% of their peers

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Dr. Peterson's conditions and procedures:

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Dr. Peterson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Peterson

4.4

Based on 7 ratings

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1 Star
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Best cardiologist I have ever had. He listens and takes time to answer questions . I have tried two others that are closer to my home and don’t feel confident in either one.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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I Had a stint installed in my heart on January the 14th and i did not have a chance to thank Dr. Peterson and the wonderful staff for extending my life! A very heart felt thankyou to all of you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! William Madison,from Milton Freewater Oregon
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About Me

Care Philosophy

It is our mission, as people of Providence, to reveal God’s love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through compassionate service.  We provide excellent cardiology care for our patients as a reflection our values of respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship.

Specialties

  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

Education

1992
Stanford School of Medicine
Medical School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

Providence Spokane Cardiology

North212 E Central Ave Ste 240 Spokane, WA 99208
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
Heart Institute62 W 7th Ave Ste 450 Spokane, WA 99204
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    • Mon: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 7:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Providence Holy Family Hospital

Spokane, WA

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children's Hospital

Spokane, WA

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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