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Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD

Internal Medicine*
3.6 (15)
Map Pin Small Long Beach, CA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD

Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD is an Internal Medicine Specialist in Long Beach, CA. They specialize in Internal Medicine, has 31 years of experience. They graduated from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Munchen, Fachbereich Medizin and is affiliated with MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center, MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach and St. Mary Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Ferrera an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Ferrera works at Practice in Long Beach, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Constipation and Urinary Incontinence along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross 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. Ferrera's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Office
    1045 Atlantic Ave Ste 505, Long Beach, CA 90813 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 491-9060
  2. 2
    Office
    1040 Elm Ave Ste 302, Long Beach, CA 90813 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 495-4952
  3. 3
    Marlora Post Acute Rehab Hosp
    3801 E Anaheim St, Long Beach, CA 90804 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 495-4952
  4. 4
    St. Mary Medical Center Long Beach
    1050 Linden Ave, Long Beach, CA 90813 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (562) 491-9000

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • MemorialCare Long Beach Medical Center
  • MemorialCare Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach
  • St. Mary Medical Center

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Constipation
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Treatment frequency



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Wellness Examination
Constipation
Urinary Incontinence
Immunization Administration
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Dehydration
Foot Infection
Genu Varum
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Nail Infection
Rhabdomyolysis
Shortness of Breath
Thrush
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Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Abdominal Pain
Achilles Tendinitis
Acidosis
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Actinic Keratosis
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Acute Kidney Infection
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
ADHD and-or ADD
Adult Failure to Thrive
Alkalosis
Allergic Rhinitis
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anemia
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Animal Allergies
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
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Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Asphyxia and Hypoxemia
Asthma
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Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Ataxia
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Atherosclerosis
Back Pain
Balanoposthitis
Bedsores
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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Infection
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Breast Pain
Bronchiectasis
Bronchitis
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Cachexia
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Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
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Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Diabetes
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Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
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Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis
Dizziness
Down Syndrome
Dry Eyes
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Dysentery
Dyslipidemia
Dysphagia
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis
Emphysema
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Esophagitis
Essential Tremor
Fever
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Fibromyalgia
Fungal Nail Infection
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastritis
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Gastroptosis
Gout
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Hammer Toe
Headache
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Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
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Herpes Zoster Without Complication
High Cholesterol
Hip Pointer
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Hydrocele
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypogonadism
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Indigestion
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
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Intestinal Diverticulitis
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Iron Metabolism Disorders
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Kidney Infection
Lactose Intolerance
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Leukocytopenia
Lice
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Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Damage from Alcohol
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Mastodynia
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders
Migraine
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Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Cramping
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nail and Nail Bed Infection
Nausea
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Neurogenic Bladder
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Nosebleed
Obesity
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Orchitis
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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overactive Bladder
Overweight
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pericardial Disease
Perimenopause
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Pharyngitis
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Plantar Fasciitis
Pneumonia
Pollen Allergy
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polyneuropathy
Polyuria
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Postherpetic Neuralgia
Potassium Deficiency
Prostatitis
Proteinuria
Purpura
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Radiculopathy
Rash
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Reflux Esophagitis
Restless Leg Syndrome
Ringworm
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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Shingles
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Sinus Bradycardia
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinusitis
Sleep Apnea
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Swine Flu
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Goiter
Tinnitus
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Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Tremor
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Trigeminal Neuralgia
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Stones
Venous Compression
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
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Viral Hepatitis
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wheezing
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Yeast Infections
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
Diabetes Counseling
Pap Smear
Physical Examination
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    3.6
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    Based on 15 ratings
    Patient Ratings (15)
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    4 Star
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    About Dr. Peter Ferrera, MD

    Specialties*
    • Internal Medicine

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    Specialties*
    Years of Experience
    • 31 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, German
    Languages Spoken
    NPI Number
    • 1366481384
    NPI Number
    A National Provider Identifier (NPI) is a unique 10-digit identifier issued by the government to healthcare providers.

    Education & Certifications

    Internship
    • University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet Munchen, Fachbereich Medizin
    Medical Education

    Frequently Asked Questions

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

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

    Dr. Ferrera has seen patients for Constipation and Urinary Incontinence, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Ferrera on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    15 patients have reviewed Dr. Ferrera. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Ferrera.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Ferrera, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Ferrera appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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