Dr. Paul Charles Peterson MD Neurologist

Dr. Paul Peterson is a neurologist in Raleigh, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Duke Raleigh Hospital and Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Peterson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at Duke Raleigh Hospital and one of 87 at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Headache, Sleep Medicine, Vascular

Clinical Interests: Evoked Potentials, Dementia, Brain Stem Auditory Evoked Potentials, Peripheral Nerves, Alzheimer Disease, Sleep Disorders, Somatosensory Evoked Potentials, Electroencephalography, Visual Evoked Potentials, Peripheral Nervous System Diseases, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Lewy Body Disease, Polysomnography

Hospital Affiliation

Duke Raleigh Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #27 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Duke University Hospital
Residency, Neurology, 2003–2006

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1999

San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
Residency, Emergency Medicine, 1995–1996

Duke University School of Medicine
Fellowship, 2006–2007

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Emergency Medicine
Certified in Emergency Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Sleep Medicine

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified in Vascular Neurology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACEP), American College of Emergency Physicians

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Excellus BCBS HMOBlue
  • GHI PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Excellus BCBS BluePPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MVP Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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