Dr. Peter Setness, MD

Dr. Peter Setness, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Peter Setness, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Minneapolis, MN and has been practicing for 45 years. He graduated from University Of Minnesota Medical School in 1971 and specializes in geriatric medicine.

5 W Lake St

Minneapolis, MN 55408

Contact Information

(612) 545-9222

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Counseling
more than 87% of peers
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
more than 80% of peers
HIV Screening
more than 78% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Geriatric Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

279  Conditions Treated


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30  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Chlamydia Infection Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • University Of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • St Paul Ramsey Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • St Paul Ramsey Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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