Dr. Peter Shorter, MD

Dr. Peter Shorter, MD

Nephrology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 35
Dr. Peter Shorter, MD is a nephrology specialist in Westerly, RI and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in nephrology.

17 Wells St Ste 202

Westerly, RI 02891

Contact Information

(401) 596-3313

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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Renal Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Kidney Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers
Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Shorter does not have any board certifications listed.

46  Conditions Treated


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1  Procedures

  • Hemodialysis

Background Check

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  • Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Shorter's Reviews

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Dr. Shorter's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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