Dr. Richard M. Peterson, MD


Accepting new patients 15 years of experience


Dr. Richard M. Peterson, MD is a Surgeon in San Antonio, TX. He specializes in Surgery and Surgery, has 15 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from Usc University Hospital.

Dr. Richard M. Peterson, MD works at Ut Medicine - Westover Hills and 1 other location. He is accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Humana, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment with Dr. Richard M. Peterson,...

About Dr. Richard M. Peterson, MD


  • Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Gallstones
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Lipomas
  • Obesity
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia


  • Acid Reflux
  • Diabetes
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Obesity
  • Pain
  • Type 2 Diabetes

Years of Experience

15 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English



NPI Number


Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • American University Of The Caribbean School Of Medicine
  • University of California, Riverside


  • Saint Agnes Hospital
  • Saint Agnes Hospital


  • Usc University Hospital

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery

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Average provider rating

Group 24

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Primary Location

Ut Medicine - Westover Hills

11212 State Highway 151 Ste 100,

San Antonio, TX 78251

University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

7703 Floyd Curl Dr,

San Antonio, TX 78229


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