Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD

Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in internal medicine.


1045 Atlantic Ave Ste 505

Long Beach, CA 90813
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Ferrera's Experience

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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ferrera "A good internist has to have a broad overview of medicine, but also has to be a compassionate person. I realize that many medical problems are complex and challenging and require not only scientific knowledge, but also good judgment and intuition; qualities that I respect and demand of myself and those members of my chosen specialty."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Ferrera does not have any board certifications listed.

237  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Munchen, Fachbereich Medizin
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Nevada School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD
There are 3 primary reasons that I am not happy with this office: 1) The parking is inconvenient, 2) The doctor requires all lab work be done in the office and so that means an office visit once a month due to a medication that needs to be monitored, which is really inconvenient, and 3) the office...Read More
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