Legacy Health Partners

David Peter, MD

Primary Care

  • My Specialties:

    Family Medicine, Board-certified
  • My Areas of Focus:

    Skin Cancer, Skin Surgery, Sports Medicine, Allergies, Asthma, Pediatrics, Arthritis
  • Languages:

    English, Interpreters available for other languages
  • Gender:

    Male

PATIENT RATING: 4.8 OUT OF 5 ( 172 RATINGS & 78 COMMENTS)

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Where I see patients

Legacy Medical Group-Canby

About Me:

Dr. Peter has been practicing in Oregon as a Board Certified Family Physician since 1993. He lives in Canby and is committed to the health of his community. He is focused on working with patients and motivating them to make positive lifestyle changes. Dr. Peter has received recognition for the quality care he has given his patients with diabetes. In recent years, he has received advanced training in dermoscopy skin examinations and surgery. Dr. Peter looks forward to helping all generations of the family improve their health. Special Interests: Skin abnormalities/cancer detection and surgery, Sports Medicine, Infants and Children, Allergies/Asthma, Arthritis, Healthy Aging Personal Interests: Organic gardening, photography, hiking, jazz trumpet, land and riverside restoration.

Education:
Residency: Duke University
Medical School: University of Rochester
Other: Board Certified
Year I Started Practice: 1991
Hospitals Served: Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center

Patient Rating

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4.8 out of 5     172 Ratings     78 Comments

Dec 21, 2021
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Dr. Peter has not only been exceptional, but his assistant has always been exceptional as well. Both of them are extremely exceptional and I am always treated very well. I would definitely recommend them to anyone! I would like take sure that the receive the positive feedback that they deserve!

Dec 21, 2021
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This doctor spends more time trying to figure out his computer screen and seems highly distracted. It's been this way with every visit I have had with him. Seriously thinking of switching doctors.

Dec 14, 2021
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I arrived at 07:50; Dr. Peter did not arrive in the exam room until 08:28. I had an 08:00 appointment. That does not impress me.

Dec 14, 2021
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Routine exam. Caught a skin cancer that I had not.

Dec 6, 2021
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Dr Peter spent an hour with me for my post hospitalization due to Covid. He was extremely thorough and took time to listen and answer all of the questions I had

Nov 23, 2021
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I was very relieved to see dr. Peter. He explains well without alarming me.

Nov 22, 2021
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Dr. Peter is excellent and actually very caring.

Nov 19, 2021
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I have recommended Dr. Peter to friends and they were not able to see him because he is not accepting new patients - Too bad - the replacements are not as good as Dr. Peter.

Nov 9, 2021
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Kerry Ann is an exceptional assistant. Dr Peter is the very best Doctor I have had In my adult life!!!!!

Oct 29, 2021
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Dr, peter is always a pleasure to visit. He makes things easy to understand and he listens. Great experience .

Oct 28, 2021
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Dr Peter is very knowledgeable, listens carefully and cares for his patient.

Oct 26, 2021
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We needed a new primary as we had recently moved to the area. Couldn't be more please with Dr. Peter.

Oct 25, 2021
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I have always had excellent care at this facility, both with reception and doctor's care.

Oct 15, 2021
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I had extra questions for Dr Peter and he stayed until all my questions were answered.

Oct 15, 2021
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I am very happy with my Legacy Health providers, Dr. Peter and his nurse, Kerryanne are knowledgeable and easy to talk to. They are both good listeners too. I always appreciate the front desk staff too, very professional and always smiling. (Kerryanne is quite good at her blood-draws too-ALWAYS a good thing!)

Oct 11, 2021
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All was very good.

Oct 11, 2021
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I received an invitation to fill our a questionnaire before my office visit. THat questionnaire did NOT work correctly. It did NOT record my answers. I tried to fill it out THREE TIMES, and finally gave up since after the third time of "NO RESPONSE" being recorded when I had just filled out the questions, I was very frustrated.

Oct 8, 2021
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Excellent experience

Oct 4, 2021
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Dr. Peter is The Best and his nurse assistant Kerry Ann also The Best

Sep 23, 2021
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Dr Peter was very thorough on his examination. Let me know his concerns and what I need to know. He referred me to a specialist if his concern is beyond his expertise. Dr. Peter listens and answers my question in an easy to understand layman's terms.He took his time to interact with me and my wife.We really appreciate his concerns.

Sep 23, 2021
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Simply outstanding

Sep 21, 2021
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They give me comfort and immediate help when I need it.

Sep 20, 2021
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All very good

Sep 14, 2021
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Dr. Peter is a keeper

Sep 7, 2021
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Waited for over an hour for my appt. This was a new patient/appt. Dr. Would not renew pain medication. (Tramedol)

Sep 3, 2021
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My care, under Dr. David Peter MD has always been timely & thorough & appropriate. We are very satisfied with the work of the entire staff.

Sep 3, 2021
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The staff worked me into Dr Peter's schedule for the health issue needing immediate attention. They are exceptional as usual as well as Dr Peter. He was thorough as always.

Sep 3, 2021
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Dr. Peter {David}, my provider is competant and very understanding!

Aug 30, 2021
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So far I haven't really had a bad experience with Dr. Peter! He is a very efficient Dr! He spends at least 45 minute per office visit and actually listens and records his findings in my medical records! I was recently diagnosed with dementia and had to give up my drivers license, I didn't like that but after he explained my situation I am dealing with it! He is a very understanding Dr

Aug 26, 2021
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All good

Aug 24, 2021
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Dr. Peter is a great professional who is very knowledgeable in terms of my health history.

Aug 20, 2021
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Dr. Peter spends a lot of time with me and answers my questions fully.

Aug 16, 2021
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I have been going to this office for years and my experience with staff and Doctor Peter have always been very good, I trust and respect him as my doctor.

Aug 13, 2021
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I am very please with dr. I travel almost 350 miles to see him each time.

Aug 13, 2021
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Very helpful.

Aug 13, 2021
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Dr. Peter is a great doctor.

Aug 3, 2021
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Asking about wearing seat belts or owning firearms on the questioner has nothing to do with health.

Jul 30, 2021
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Dr Peter was as thorough as always.

Jul 29, 2021
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Dr. Peter and his medical assistant Kerryann are both exceptional medical professionals!

Jul 27, 2021
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Dr. Peter always communicates clearly. I am a retired physician and have high expectations of my provider.

Jul 26, 2021
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There is always room for improvement.

Jul 19, 2021
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Never enough time to go over all of the health issues when someone has many many issues. The doctor does the best he can with the allotted time.

Jul 16, 2021
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His nurse is the best I have ever seen.

Jul 13, 2021
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Professional, knowledgeable, respectful, paid attention to my concerns

Jul 8, 2021
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Dr. Peter was excellent. He was knowledgeable, patient, thorough and kind. This was my first visit with him but he went over my records, answered my questions and made suggestions. It was everything I was looking for.

Jul 6, 2021
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Dr Peter is a wonderful Doctor, He is intelligent, patience, first thing he asks is how have I been. I believe that he cares about me as a person not just a patient. He never seems hurried, takes the time for me to answer any questions that he asks. Always has my best interest in hand or I feel he does, I feel glad that I have him as a Doctor.

Jul 5, 2021
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Good.

Jul 2, 2021
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Great staff, excellent care.

Jul 2, 2021
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Good visit. Very informative

Jun 25, 2021
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Dr. Peter told me he had only time to deal with one of my medical issues and I needed to make another appointment. I had elevated blood pressure so naturally I knew he had to concentrate on that but the pain of my arthritis may have been influencing my pressure. So I think doctors should listen to patients.

Jun 14, 2021
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all good. urgent visit. blood pressure high. immediate attn and and very heklpful

Jun 14, 2021
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I have never had a bad experience. Always thorough and explaining what I have and how to treat it.

Jun 11, 2021
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have no one close to Canby to recommend to you.sorry

Jun 3, 2021
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Made a referral for a new sleep test.

Jun 1, 2021
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Very good experience. All questions answered and new information received. Dr. Peter is thorough and gives encouragement for ways to improve health and take care of conditions. Grateful for having him as my doctor. I credit him for the health I have.

May 27, 2021
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good

May 18, 2021
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As always, Dr.Peter was quite thorough with his explanations, maybe the most in my lifetime. He has been a good find for me and my wife as well.

May 14, 2021
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love my doctor and assistant. could not be better. know what they r doing and very personal

May 10, 2021
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I think I have answered it all.

Apr 30, 2021
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Issue was diagnosed and a treatment plan was created. The issue improved within 6 days

Apr 27, 2021
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good

Apr 22, 2021
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very efficient visit. all staff friendly and informative

Apr 19, 2021
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good

Apr 9, 2021
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The listen to what I ask or say - Each person always smiles and seems happy to be working & serving others.

Apr 8, 2021
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good first visit

Apr 8, 2021
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dr Peter and his assistant are the best. he has me in great health which I a happy about

Mar 26, 2021
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Dr Peter and Kerri Ann his Assistant could not be any better. They are always helpful, very attentive, and make sure I understand what I need to do. Always a follow up call if needed.

Mar 23, 2021
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my doctor is a good doctor and wants to help me the best he can and I'm thankful for that

Mar 22, 2021
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Take it time to explain everything. Appreciate doctors input

Mar 11, 2021
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Very thorough, caring, gives sound advice. Always feel like I get good attention.

Mar 1, 2021
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Wait time one hour didn't provide dementia screening which was my most important concern. Dr. was arrogant.

Feb 23, 2021
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Always an excellent experience with Dr. Peter and staff, so caring and knowledgable. So very thankful for them.

Feb 11, 2021
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Wife was to have appt. with an associate of this clinic and was mistakenly scheduled for 2022 instead of 2021. Could not reschedule for the day she showed up. Therefore I wasted trip!

Feb 9, 2021
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Took 1 month to see dr. blood pressure increase.

Feb 9, 2021
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Dr. Peter is very well versed on my medical condition and needs. He is always willing to answer any questions I have.

Feb 5, 2021
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DR. PETER IS THE BEST FAMILY DOCTOR

Feb 4, 2021
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I have already recommended Legacy and Dr. Peter to friends. I am very happy with everything

Jan 29, 2021
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Dr. Peter, as on every other occasion on which I've interacted with him, requested to know my health concerns, listened to my explanation and explained thoroughly the steps I could take to improve. I am very grateful for his advice and caring manner.
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