Dr. Peter Phan, MD

Dr. Peter Phan, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 38
Dr. Peter Phan, MD is a general surgery specialist in Littleton, CO and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Loma Linda University School Of Medicine in 2005 and specializes in general surgery, trauma medicine, and more.Read his story

7780 S Broadway Ste 250

Littleton, CO 80122

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Intestinal Obstruction
more than 5% of peers
more than 5% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Phan's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Phan "Dr. Phan is a board-certified general surgeon originally from Washington State. He completed surgical residency training in 2010 and went on to serve as a general surgeon for four years in the United States Air Force. He deployed three times to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, providing surgical care to American and Coalition service members. During this time, Dr. Phan also served at St. Louis University (SLU) Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Caring for a wide range of patients from active-duty military members to inner city trauma victims honed his trauma and surgical skills. As an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Surgery at SLU, he had the privilege of training residents, fellows, and medical students. Joining Drs. Kim and Fusco at Premier Surgery in 2015, Dr. Phan is excited to serve the patients of the South Denver area. He enjoys putting patients at ease by carefully explaining their treatment options in a gentle and easy-to-understand manner. His clinical experience and interests range from hernia repairs to gastrointestinal, colon, and gallbladder disorders."
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4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Trauma Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

42  Conditions Treated

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21  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Loma Linda University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Synergy Medical Education Alliance
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Phan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Vietnamese

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Phan's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Phan's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I had an appendectomy performed by Dr Phan on May 25, 2017. I received a bill from Dr Phan for $4155.00. Normal and Customary charges should be approximately $1700.00! I have already called his office and billing, they will not reduce the charges. I feel grossly overcharged and forced to pay up...more
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I was sent to Sky Ridge Medical hospital because i broke both my legs with a bone sticking out of my leg. I had no choice in my surgeon and was directed to Peter Phan. His practice is he will balance bill his patients so he collects more money than insurance negotiates with the practice. I was...more
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I had hernia surgery last Wednesday by Dr. Phan. I can't say enough about the level of professionalism from him, the anesthesiologist, Sky Ridge Hospital or the nurses. Surgery went great and I'm on the road to recovery now. Excellent staff and service, I would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Phan saw me on an "emergency" basis in Littleton Hospital in January of this year. I did not request him, and he is not in my network. My insurance company paid him according to their contract, and even offered to pay MOST of the bill if the Dr. would agree to not balance bill me. They rejected...more
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Dr Phan is a very good surgeon with a very comforting bedside manner! I believe he is largely responsible for me still walking on this earth. I would and will recommend him to everyone!
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