Dr. Judith Peterson MD

  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Yankton, SD

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Dr. Judith Peterson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Yankton, SD, with another office in Sioux Falls, SD. She has 31 years of experience. Her specialties include Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Peterson is affiliated with Sanford Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD, Avera Queen of Peace Hospital, Mitchell, SD and Brookings Hospital, Brookings, SD. She speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Judith Peterson has the following 10 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 3 board certifications.

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

A physiatrist is a doctor who specializes in the rehabilitation and physiological treatment of patients with an illness or injury that affects movement.
These specialists have extensive knowledge of the nerves, muscles, bone, and brain. Physiatrists are also experts in pain medication.
Some common conditions that physiatrists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, neurological and spinal disorders and injuries, chronic pain disorders, like fibromyalgia, and musculoskeletal issues, like broken bones and torn muscles.
These physicians also often coordinate a team of other specialists in order to maximize the patient's recovery, such as occupational therapists, speech therapists, neurologists, orthopedists, and counselors.


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Locations & Directions

Yankton Medical Clinic

1104 W 8th St
Yankton, SD 57078

5023 S Bur Oak Pl
Sioux Falls, SD 57108

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