Dr. Jonathan Peterson M.D.
Geriatric Psychiatrist | Geriatric Psychiatry1200 Grant Blvd W Wabasha MN, 55981
Dr. Jonathan Peterson is a geriatric psychiatrist practicing in Wabasha, MN. Dr. Peterson specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders, particularly in older adults. Patients who visit geriatric psychiatrists typically look for help with problems like memory loss, depression, difficulty coping with change, stress, dementia, anxiety and more. Older adults may also experience emotional distress after being diagnosed with a disease as well. Dr. Peterson helps patients after a comprehensive diagnostic exam so the root of their problems can be treated.
Education and Training
Univ of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 1988
University of Mn Med Sch 1988
University of Minnesota Medical School 1988
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN
- Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (ptsd)
- Mayo Grad Sch Med/Mayo Fndn, Psychiatry
- Mayo Grad School Med/Mayo Fndn
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