Dr. Petra Townsend, MD

Dr. Petra Townsend, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
Dr. Petra Townsend, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gainesville, FL. She specializes in family medicine.

200 SW 62nd Blvd Ste D

Gainesville, FL 32607

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Townsend's Experience

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

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

203  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


Education data for Dr. Townsend is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Townsend has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Petra Townsend, MD
I have been a patient of Dr. Townsend's for 5 years. She is one of the most well rounded family physicians that I have met. I could not imagine that anyone would have negative things to say about her. I have gone to her for physical and mental help and she is always on-point. She takes the time to...Read More
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gainesville – Mar 09, 2018
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If you care about your health DO NOT go to Dr. Townsend. She doesn't listen about your concerns and is extremelt condescending. I ended up having to see another Dr and getting a second opinion and got a proper diagnosis that Dr.Townsend completely missed and didn't acknowledge.
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Gainesville, FL – Oct 06, 2017
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Very good doctor always listens and ready to help
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Svesta59 in Jacksonville, FL – Oct 21, 2016
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