Dr. Peter Caruso, MD

Dr. Peter Caruso, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Peter Caruso, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Overland Park, KS and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara in 1983 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery.

12541 Foster St Ste 240

Overland Park, KS 66213

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health
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Top Care Areas

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Herpes Simplex Screening
very high
more than 94% of peers
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
high
more than 89% of peers
Yeast Infections
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Caruso's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Caruso "Listening to your symptoms and a gentle exam will enable me to give you the best options in treatment and management."

2  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

70  Conditions Treated

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47  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Surgery

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University of Kansas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of California, Irvine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University of Missouri, Kansas City
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Rockhurst College Undergraduate Studies
    Other Education | Completed 1976

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Caruso has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Caruso's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Caruso to family and friends
21 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Caruso's 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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr Caruso is one of the best doctors I have ever had. He is very attentive to each patient and takes time to make they feel comfortable and informed. He is incredibly skilled, experienced and kind. This is a man who calls his patients personally to deliver test results, who contacts hospitals after...more
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Dr Caruso and his team have gone well above and beyond to make my first pregnancy a joy and breeze. With many ultrasounds first trimester and returning phone calls even if it means from his personal number after hrs he has won over my boyfriend and I for best Dr. They called on a Saturday to give...more
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Best OBGYN and surgeon ever! Love Dr Curuso. Very kind and knowledgeable. Fantastic surgeon!! If you have a c section go to no one but Dr Curuso. I saw a different Dr for my first born and there was a world of difference in the healing, bleeding, scarring, and pain. Sooo much better and easier with...more
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I was prescribed medicine that was intended for me from Dr. Peter Caruso. He did not review my medical records that contained important test results before recommending surgery for me. I had a difficult time making any kind of progress at his office because they are not organized. I have been...more
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