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Dr. Richard Peterson, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Peterson
5304 4th Ave W # Cir Bradenton, FL 34209

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Dr. Richard Peterson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Mayo Medical School in 1975 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


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(941) 744-2640

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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Dr. Peterson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 26% of his peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 26% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
Vascular Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson treats Vascular Disease more than 22% of his peers

Dr. Peterson treats this condition more than 22% of his peers

Heart Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Peterson performs Heart Surgery more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Peterson performs this procedure more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Peterson's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Diseases
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Arrest
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diagnostic Lung Surgery
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Impella Device
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Abscess Surgery
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Surgery
  • Maze Procedure
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Septal Defect
  • Symptoms, Heart
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracotomy
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Tricuspid Valve Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Focused on care" are words to live by for doctors Richard J. Peterson and Alessandro Golino at Manatee Cardiac Surgery. To us, the phrase means caring for our patients before and after - not just during - their surgeries. When choosing Manatee Cardiac Surgery you can be sure that Doctors Peterson and Golino take pride in taking care of people as people, not just patients.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

1990
Mayo Clinic Rochester
Fellowship Hospital
1989
Duke University Med Center
Residency Hospital
1980
Duke University Med Center
Internship Hospital
1975
Mayo Medical School
Medical School
1990
1989
1980
1975

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

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4.5

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