Dr. Randolph Peterson is an orthopaedic surgeon practicing in Ontario, OR. Dr. Peterson specializes in the diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries, diseases and disorders of the bodys musculoskeletal system. As an orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Peterson tends to bones, ligaments, muscles, joints, nerves and tendons. Orthopaedic surgeons can specialize in certain areas like the hand, spine, hip, foot and ankle, shoulder and elbow or the knee.
Education and Training
Univ of Ok Coll of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 1987
Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS
- Tripler Army Med Ctr, Orthopedic Surgery; Exempla St Joseph Hosp, General Surgery
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