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Dr. Mark A Peterson Is this you?

About

Dr. Mark A Peterson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rockville, MD. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Peterson is affiliated with Adventist Healthcare Shady Grove Medical Center. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Mark A Peterson has the following 2 specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
    These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
    It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

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  • Awards

    1 Award

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  • Expertise

    13 Expertise

  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Bursitis / Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Cartilage Diseases
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Compartment Syndromes
  • Osteochondritis
  • Rotator Cuff Problem (Shoulder Impingement Syndrome)
  • ACL Reconstruction or Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Graft)
  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • George Washington University School Of Medicine And Health Sciences

    Graduated in 1989

  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center

    Residency

  • Nearby Doctors

    Dr. Mark A Peterson is similar to the following 3 Doctors near Rockville, MD.