Dr. Kevin Petersen, MD

Dr. Kevin Petersen, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Kevin Petersen, MD is a general surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in general surgery and surgery.

9121 W Russell Rd Ste 115

Las Vegas, NV 89148

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Dr. Petersen's Experience

Dr. Petersen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

3  Conditions Treated

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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.


  • University Of Utah
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • UCLA & Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Chicago Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • UCLA & Affil Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • La County/Usc Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Petersen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Petersen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Petersen to family and friends
32 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (32)

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Dr. Petersen's 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 (5)

Many have been harmed and disabled by the mesh removal for pain. He said it was the source of all my pain issues. I would be back to my old self. None of this happened it made me much worse off and did damage to my body. He was zero help with no recovery plan or instructions. He gets his money and...more
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Well he knows no matter what, he isn't liable for any damages because he is only "trying to fix someone elses Handy work."He knows there's a mesh problem and a market for removal. He will scare you into removal the same way they scared you into getting mesh. It's the same psychology. When he tells...more
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In my opinion and experience after contacting 7 people most of us are in serious and worse condition or have reherniated or was given a hernia for the first time after mesh removal and hernia repairs. It was not only difficult to deal with No Insurance Surgery but they put our lives in danger and...more
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Im my personal opinion and experience Dr Peterson took our money with out performing the surgery. My husband could not have the surgery so he canceled it and then he kept the cash money and said we would have a credit for us later like it was some department store or a walmart. We begged him...more
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We were referred to Dr. Petersen by a trusted physician we have known for years. Unlike other doctors we have spoken to his care was clear on the initial consultation phone call. He did not push for surgery but actually gave us suggestions for alternate routes we should explore first and if we were...more
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