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About Dr. Kirk Peterson

Dr. Kirk Peterson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Diego, CA. He has 50 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Peterson is affiliated with UC San Diego Medical Center, UCSD Medical Center, Hillcrest and UCSD Thornton Hospital, La Jolla. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Kirk Peterson is Excellent. Dr. Kirk Peterson has been rated by 1 patients. From those 1 patients of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Kirk Peterson is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

UC San Diego Medical Center

200 W Arbor Dr
San Diego, CA 92103
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Specialties

Dr. Kirk Peterson has the following 2 specialties

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Expertise

    31 Expertise

  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Aortic Valve Insufficiency
  • Aortic Valve Stenosis
  • Arrhythmia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Blood Clot
  • Blood Clot (Thromboembolism)
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Disease
  • Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  • Heart Attack
  • Heart Block
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Heart Diseases
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Valve Diseases
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Hypertension
  • Mitral Valve Insufficiency
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Myocardial Diseases
  • Myocardial Infarction
  • Pathologic Constriction
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Stroke
  • Unstable Angina

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Peterson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • UCSD Medical Center, Hillcrest
  • UCSD Thornton Hospital, La Jolla
  • Promise Hospital San Diego
  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • UC San Diego Health System
  • Education

    50 Years Experience

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons

    Graduated in 1963

  • Baylor College Of Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Kirk Peterson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
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Locations & Directions

UC San Diego Medical Center, 200 W Arbor Dr, San Diego, CA
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