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About Dr. Ronald C Petersen

Dr. Ronald C Petersen, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Rochester, MN. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Neurology and Psychiatry. Dr. Petersen is affiliated with Amery Regional Medical Center, Regions Hospital and Abbott Northwestern Hospital. Dr. Petersen has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

2 Ratings

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ronald C Petersen is Excellent. Dr. Ronald C Petersen has been rated by 2 patients. From those 2 patients 0 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Ronald C Petersen is 5.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Mayo Clinic

200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
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Specialties

Dr. Ronald C Petersen has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Migraine Disorder
  • Stroke
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Electromyography
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Headache

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  • Awards

    1 Award

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    America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • Mayo Medical School

    Graduated in 1980

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Ronald C Petersen accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • HealthPartners - MN
    • HealthPartners MN CareChoices
    • HealthPartners MN CentraChoice
    • HealthPartners MN Distinctions II
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Preferred One
    • Preferred One PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Medica Choice
    • UHC Options PPO
  • WPS
    • WPS Group
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Locations & Directions

Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN
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