Dennis Peterson, MD

Co-Associate Program Director, St. Cloud Hospital Family Medicine Residency, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Dennis Peterson

Contact Info

PetersonDe@centracare.com

Office Phone 320-240-3112

Office Address:
CentraCare Family Health Center
1555 Northway Dr, Ste 200
St. Cloud, MN 56303

Co-Associate Program Director, St. Cloud Hospital Family Medicine Residency, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Co-Associate Program Director, St. Cloud Hospital Family Medicine Residency


MD, University of Minnesota

Duluth Family Medicine Residency (now UMN Duluth Family Medicine Residency)

Summary

Dennis Peterson, MD, joined faculty at the University of Minnesota / CentraCare St. Cloud Hospital Family Medicine Residency in 2013, after practicing full-spectrum rural family medicine in Willmar, MN for 22 years. With over 20 years of medical student training as a University of Minnesota preceptor, he has now developed our UMN Medical School MetroPAP longitudinal rotation. He currently co-chairs the UMN Family Medicine Point of Care US (POCUS) training program, and has also developed St. Cloud's POCUS training curriculum using SONOSIM. His medical interests include full spectrum rural family medicine with OB, pediatrics, and emergency medicine.

Expertise

RPAP, MetroPAP, POCUS

Awards & Recognition

2004 Minnesota Family Physician of the Year

2004 AAFP Exemplary Volunteer Teacher of the Year

2018-19 RPAP/ MetroPAP Achievement Award

Clinical

Clinical Interests

Maternity Care