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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Peter Tierney, Family Medicine is Good. Dr. Tierney has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Peter Tierney, MD is board certified in Family Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Diabetes
  • Hepatitis
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Pediatrics
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Viral Human Hepatitis
  • Women's Health

Education & Awards

Dr. Tierney graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (1999 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009)
Castle Connolly *


Dr. Tierney has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • University Medical Center At Princeton 
  • Princeton Healthcare System 
  • Princeton House Behavorial Healthcare 

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Additional Information
Dr. Peter Christopher Tierney MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 29 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Peter C. Tierney practice?
Dr. Peter Tierney has 1 office location.
Dr. Peter Tierney practices Family Medicine near Plainsboro, NJ.
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