Dr. Kevin C. Petersen, MD

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Dr. Kevin C. Petersen, MD

General Surgery | Male

No Insurance Surgery 653 N Town Center Dr Ste 314, Las Vegas, NV 89144 Get Directions

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Dr. Petersen specializes in General Surgery and practices in Las Vegas, NV. He practices at 1 location.

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4.7 based on 24 responses
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Petersen
  • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Petersen's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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in Ambler, PA |
Was referred to Dr. Petersen by a trusted physician we have known for years. Unlike other MDs we have spoken to his care was clear on the initial consultation call. He did not push for surgery but actually gave us suggestions for alternate routes we should explore first and if we were not satisfied we could come to see him. He even gave us places to go and a prescription for an ultra sound to get a second opinion. He told us if we decided to do surgery locally what to look for.
in Ambler, PA |
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 not satisfied we could come to see him. He even gave us places to go and a prescription for an ultra sound to get a second opinion. He told us if we decided to do surgery locally what to look for.
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Aneurysm
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Vascular Disease

Procedures Performed

  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Tufts University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • Internship Hospital
    UCLA & Affil Hosps

    Completed in 1982

  • Residency Hospital
    Chicago Medical School

    Completed in 1986

    UCLA & Affil Hosps

    Completed in 1983

  • Fellowship Hospital
    La County/Usc Med Ctr

    Completed in 1984

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Utah

    Graduated in 1977

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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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
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Dr. Petersen's Office & Staff

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Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
10 – 15 minutes

Experience with Dr. Petersen

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients