Dr. Alissa Marie Peterson MD Psychiatrist

Dr. Alissa Peterson is a psychiatrist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. She received her medical degree from UCSF School of Medicine and has been in practice for 11 years. She is one of 36 doctors at San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center and one of 193 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Psychiatry.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Psychiatrist: General Psychiatry

Hospital Affiliation

UCSF Medical Center
High performing in Psychiatry

San Francisco General Hospital Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Psychiatry, 2003–2007

UCSF School of Medicine
Class of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 6 years in Psychiatry

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

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