Dr. Peter Coleman, MD

Dr. Peter Coleman, MD

Addiction Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Peter Coleman, MD is an addiction medicine specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Otago, School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in addiction medicine and family medicine.

204 N Hamilton St Ste B

Richmond, VA 23221

Contact Information

(888) 736-1720

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Dr. Coleman's Experience

Dr. Coleman's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Addiction Medicine
  • Board certified in Addiction Psychiatry and Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Coleman "I have been a Family Doctor for over 30 years, and I love helping patients in a holistic way. For the past 25 years I have helped patients with Substance Abuse problems. I believe addiction is a "No Fault" illness that is mostly genetically determined.We treat patients with respect and dignity and do what we can to help them get off drugs and alcohol, avoid relapse, and fully recover their life."

2  Specialties

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Family Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

7  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

  • Addiction Treatment
  • Alcohol Testing
  • Detoxification
  • Extended-Release Injectable Naltrexone
  • Outpatient Addiction Treatment
  • Outpatient Opioid Dependence Treatment
  • Outpatient Opioid Detoxification

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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 Otago /Dunedin Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • University Of Otago, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University of Otago /Dunedin Medical School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Med College Va
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Coleman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Coleman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Coleman to family and friends
20 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Coleman's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Excellent staff and treatment center. Very generous and respectful. I would recommend this program to anyone! They support the entire family, especially the patient. The design of this program is amazing with very minimal effects that my husband tolerated without difficulty. 100% recommendation!!!
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Excellent physician who clearly understands addiction and how it affects the family!
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A GOD SEND! I thank god every day for this amazing place, they work so hard to make sure there patients are sober and the family also feel secure (which is something that makes all the difference). I Love Dr.Coleman, Dr.Joan and everyone else employed here. thanks for being so amazing, you are...more
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Was feeling hopeless about my sons heroin addiction. I've got my son back. Thank you Dr. Coleman and the compassionate staff who is helping our family heal.
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Very personable and practical. Staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Proven ability to treat addiction. Voted top Addiction Doctor in Richmond several years in a row.
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