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Dr. Michael Petersen, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery
3.4 (5)
Accepting new patients
37 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Michael Petersen, MD

Dr. Michael Petersen, MD is an Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in Davis, CA. They specialize in Orthopedic Hand Surgery, has 37 years of experience. They graduated from University of Iowa and is affiliated with Sutter Davis Hospital.

Dr. Petersen works at SUTTER DAVIS ORTHOPAEDICS in Davis, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Trigger Finger, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Osteoarthritis along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Petersen's Office Locations

  1. 1
    2020 Sutter Place Care Center- Orthopedic Services
    2020 Sutter Pl Ste 104, Davis, CA 95616 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (530) 750-5900
  2. 2
    Sutter Davis Hospital
    2000 Sutter Pl, Davis, CA 95616 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (530) 756-6440

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  • Sutter Davis Hospital

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    About Dr. Michael Petersen, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 37 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • 1467428656
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    Medical Education
    • University of Iowa
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Michael Petersen, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Petersen is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Petersen has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Petersen has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Petersen works at SUTTER DAVIS ORTHOPAEDICS in Davis, CA. View the full address on Dr. Petersen’s profile.

    Dr. Petersen has seen patients for Trigger Finger, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Osteoarthritis, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Petersen on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Petersen. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Petersen.

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