Dr. Richard Alvin Peterson MD Neurologist

Dr. Richard Peterson is a neurologist in Saint Paul, Minnesota. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including North Memorial Medical Center and Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of New Mexico School of Medicine and has been in practice for 10 years. Dr. Peterson accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 58 doctors at North Memorial Medical Center and one of 12 at Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Neurooncology

Hospital Affiliation

Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital

North Memorial Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Regions Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Washington
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1999 - 2000

University of Washington
Residency, Neurology, 2000 - 2003

University of Washington
Fellowship, Neuro-Oncology, 2003 - 2005

University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Class of 1999

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 7 years in Neurology

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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