Dr. Timothy Peterson, MD

Dr. Timothy Peterson, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
47 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Timothy Peterson, MD is a family medicine specialist in Homosassa, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in family medicine.Read his story

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Dr. Peterson's Experience

Dr. Peterson'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

Dr. Peterson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Peterson "Dr. Timothy Peterson is a board certified family medicine physician. He earned his medical degree from The University of Oklahoma. He has been serving the Homosassa community for over 14 years."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Peterson "I believe in keeping the "Family" in family practice. To me that means, treating patients with evidence-based medicine with a personal, caring approach. Our patients become part of our family and I love getting to be part of their lives. 

I also think that going to the doctor shouldn't be stressful, so we try to create a warm and friendly environment for patients and staff alike."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

214  Conditions Treated

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35  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Physical Examination
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Wellness Examination
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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.


  • University of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Ks School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Peterson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Peterson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Peterson to family and friends
52 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (52)

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Dr. Peterson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Peterson Says:

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Patient Comments (26)

Dr. Peterson has been the primary care physician for my husband and myself for over 12 years. We believe we have received top notch care as his patients and have received excellent referrals, where appropriate. The fact that his staff has been with him these 12 years says a great deal more about...more
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ive never had a problem with peterson been seeing him for a long time but he takes way to many vacations and his staff are unprofessional when i called to make a appointment his staff said he is on vacation i then asked if the nurse practitioner had anything available and they said she is no longer...more
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Thank you for bringing this matter to our attention. We consider it a privilege to care for and serve our community and appreciate your honest feedback, as it helps us identify ways we can improve. If you wish to discuss your concerns further please don't hesitate to reach out to us at (352) 382-5000.Thank you again.

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I have been very pleased with my visits with Dr. Peterson. He takes all the time with me that I need to explain any problems I have on my visit. I would highly recommend him to anyone for their health care.
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Thank you so much for the positive feedback! We take pride in serving our community and appreciate the kind words!

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Dr. Peterson is, in my opinion, the best Physician in the area. He is caring and I believe that he is really interested in the patients health and well being. He never appears to be in a hurry and makes me feel like I am his only patient. I have been seeing him since the 1990,s and have always...more
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Dr. Peterson is a wonderful physician. He is very knowledgeable, listens, answers questions, and spends quality time with you. I trust him, and that is so important with any physician. The office staff is great, from the front desk to the nursing staff. I highly recommend Dr. Peterson and his...more
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