Dr. Loryn Peterson, MD

Dr. Loryn Peterson, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Loryn Peterson, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Brown Medical School in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

509 Olive Way Ste 200

Seattle, WA 98101

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Peterson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 94% of her peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 94% of her peers

Ganglion Cyst
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Ganglion Cyst more than 91% of her peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 91% of her peers

Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist more than 86% of her peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 86% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist

Dr. Peterson's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

Biography

Dr. Loryn Peterson, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 23 years. She graduated from Brown Medical School in 1996 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
Residency Hospital
University Of Wa School Of Med
Residency Hospital
1996
Brown Medical School
Medical School
1996

Awards

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Dr. Peterson is exceptional. Her professional and surgical skills have brought both of my hands back to functioning fully without pain. I am truly grateful. Thank you.
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Dr. Peterson may not exactly be the most warm and fuzzy, but she is kind and knowledgeable and excellent as a surgeon. She performed a thorough examination and asked me details about my symptoms. She performed a carpal tunnel release surgery which has taken away the pain and numbness I was...Read More
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She’s done both of my hands and I would highly recommend her. She’s the best!
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