Dr. Peter M. Berkman M.D.?
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Dr. Peter M. Berkman M.D., Emergency Physician

Dr. Peter M. Berkman M.D.

Emergency Physician

6655 Alvarado Rd San Diego CA, 92120

About

My childhood dream was to become a physician. I thoroughly enjoy making a difference in patients' lives and outcomes on a daily basis. As a doctor, I am my patients' advocate and receive fulfillment i ...

Education and Training

Univ of Il Coll of Med, Chicago Il 1979

Board Certification

Emergency MedicineAmerican Board of Emergency MedicineABEM

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 34 years of experience

Residency

  • Univ Of Chicago Hosps, Emergency Medicine; Advocate Lutheran Gen Hosp, Internal Medicine  
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital   
  • University of Chicago Affiliated Hospitals   

Dr. Peter M. Berkman M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 6655 Alvarado Rd

6655 Alvarado Rd -
San Diego, CA 92120
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New patients: 619-229-3130, 619-229-3172

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GROSSMONT HOSPITALl

5555 GROSSMONT CENTER DRIVE BOX 58 LA MESA CA 91942

Head west 471 ft
Turn right onto Alvarado Road 4145 ft
Take the ramp on the left towards I 8 East 1230 ft
Merge left onto Mission Valley Freeway (I 8) 2.0 mi
Take the ramp on the right towards La Mesa Boulevard 1656 ft
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Keep right 82 ft
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KAISER FOUNDATION HOSPITAL - SAN DIEGOl

4647 ZION AVE SAN DIEGO CA 92120

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Turn left onto Alvarado Road 3768 ft
Make a sharp right onto College Avenue 1363 ft
Take the ramp on the right towards I 8 West 3027 ft
Merge left onto Mission Valley Freeway (I 8) 1.4 mi
Take the ramp on the right towards Mission Gorge Road 902 ft
Keep left at the fork towards Mission Gorge Road 258 ft
Continue straight onto Camino del Rio North 185 ft
Turn right onto Mission Gorge Road 4417 ft
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ALVARADO HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTERl

6655 ALVARADO ROAD SAN DIEGO CA 92120

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