Dr. Richard Peterson, MD

Dr. Richard Peterson, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Richard Peterson, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Mayo Medical School in 1975 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

5304 4th Ave W # Cir

Bradenton, FL 34209

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Peterson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
normal
normal

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
normal
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
normal
normal

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
    1990
  • 1989
    Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital
    1989
  • 1980
    Duke University Med Center
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1975
    Mayo Medical School
    Medical School
    1975

Languages

  • Italian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Peterson's Reviews

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4.5

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