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Dr. Robert Peterson, MD

Dr. Robert Peterson, MD

Age 71 Cardiothoracic Surgery M
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Dr. Robert Peterson, MD is a cardiothoracic surgery specialist in Elkin, NC. Dr. Peterson completed a residency at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. He currently practices at Robert G. Peterson and is affiliated with Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans. Dr. Peterson is board certified in General Surgery.


  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Fellowship Hospital — 1986
  • Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Residency Hospital — 1986
  • Madigan Army Medical Center, Internship Hospital — 1978
  • Wake Forest U, School of Medicine, Medical School — 1977

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Dr Peterson is my absolute favorite physician in the world. He is first and foremost KIND. He explains every procedure before hand. His office staff is top notch. Would recommend him highly!
Janice — Feb 14, 2022
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Dr. Peterson frequently treats Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration , Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage, and Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision.  

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Hospital Affiliations

  • Hugh Chatham Memorial Hospital


  1. Practice

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      Robert G. Peterson
      680 Parkwood Medical Park, Elkin, NC 28621 (336) 527-7316
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      180 Parkwood Dr Ste N N, Elkin, NC 28621 (336) 527-7316