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Oncology Specialist (cancer)
40 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bruce Peterson is Excellent. Dr. Peterson has been reviewed by 5 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Bruce Peterson, MD is board certified in Medical Oncology.

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Acute Monocytic Leukemia
  • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  • Adult T-Cell Leukemia-Lymphoma
  • B-Cell Lymphoma (CBCL)
  • Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Cancer
  • Chromosome Aberrations
  • Chronic B-Cell Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia
  • Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
  • Follicular Lymphoma
  • Genetic Translocation
  • Giant Lymph Node Hyperplasia
  • Hodgkin Disease
  • Leukemia
  • Low Platelet Count (Thrombocytopenia)
  • Lymphocytic Leukemia
  • Lymphoma
  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
  • Transplantation

Education & Awards

Dr. Peterson graduated from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Chromosome Aberrations
Hodgkin Disease
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
Best Doctors in America®, 2011-2012
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Peterson has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview 


  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Bruce A Peterson MD is a male Oncologist , has 40 years of experience and practices in Medical Oncology.
Where does Dr. Bruce A. Peterson practice?
Dr. Bruce Peterson has 10 office locations.
Dr. Bruce Peterson practices Medical Oncology near Minneapolis, MN.
Additional practice locations include: Andover, MN and Maple Grove, MN.
See Minneapolis Oncologists.