Dr. Walter S Peterson, MD



Ophthalmology     -  Connecticut,  Waterbury

 Overview

Dr. Walter S Peterson, MD works in Waterbury, Connecticut is a specialist in Ophthalmology and graduated Waterbury Hospital in 1971. Dr. Peterson is affiliated with Saint Mary's Hospital, Waterbury Hospital and practicing for 49 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • Ophthalmology

 Conditions

  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Diverticulitis
  • Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita
  • Estrogen Replacement Therapy
  • Gestational Trophoblastic Tumor
  • Glaucoma 1, Open Angle, J
  • Glaucoma Associated With Systemic Abnormalities
  • Heroin Dependence
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Inner Ear Repair
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Neuropathy, Distal Hereditary Motor, Jerash Type
  • Ocular Prosthetics
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Rectovaginal Repair
  • Repair of Rectocele With Robotic Assistance
  • Salivary Gland Surgery
  • Thinning of Skin
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Torsion Dystonia
  • Vaginal Candidiasis
  • White Coat Hypertension

 Procedures

  • Eyelid Surgery

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology

 Years Since Graduation

  • 49

 State License

  • California

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Waterbury Hospital


Year completed: 1971

Medical School


Yale University School Of Medicine

New Haven, CT, United States

Graduated: 1971

 Awards

1   AAO
2   ARVO
3   NHCMS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Opticare

87 Grandview Avenue Suite A
Connecticut (CT)
Waterbury,
6708

  (203) 574-2020
Office Volume:    150 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    Yes

Accepting New Patients

  • No
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 Map & Directions



Opticare, 87 Grandview Avenue Suite A, Waterbury, Connecticut (CT), 6708




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna PPO
  • Community Health Network
  • Connecticare
  • Connecticare HMO
  • Connecticare POS
  • CoreSource
  • Freedom Plan
  • Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • MultiPlan
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Open Access Plus
  • Options PPO
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Pathway X Ind PPO Direct Access CT
  • PHCS Network PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Saint Mary's Hospital photo


Saint Mary's Hospital

700 South Parks Street Wisconsin WI, Madison, 53715

Saint Mary's Hospital is a hospital located in Madison, WI. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 14 of 16 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 12 of 16 procedures.



Waterbury Hospital photo


Waterbury Hospital

64 Robbins Street Connecticut CT, Waterbury, 6708

Waterbury Hospital is a hospital located in Waterbury, CT. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 7 of 12 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 10 of 12 procedures.




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