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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
18 years of experience
Video profile
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Peterson is Good. Dr. Peterson has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.6
  • Currently 2.6 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.8
  • Currently 2.7916666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.6
  • Currently 2.6 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Peterson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Peterson graduated from Yeshiva University, Bronx. He has 8 awards.

Golden Key National Honor Society
University Club Scholarship, Utah State University
MVP, Utah State University, Men's Volleyball Team, 1987
American Heart Association Medical Student Research Fellowship, 1992-1992
Dean's List, Utah State University
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Graduation with distinction in research, 1992
Albert Einstein College of Medicine Summer Research Fellowship, 1998
Alpha Epsilon Delta, Pre-medical honor society


Dr. Peterson has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Sutter Davis Hospital 
  • Woodland Memorial Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert K Peterson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Robert K. Peterson practice?
Dr. Robert Peterson has 3 office locations.
Dr. Robert Peterson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Davis, CA.
Additional practice locations include: Vacaville, CA.
See Davis Orthopedic Surgeons.