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Peterson, Patricia J. MD
PJ Peterson was born and raised in this community. She attended Kalama schools, Lower Columbia College, and the University of Washington before ultimately fulfilling her lifelong dream of becoming a physician to "help people" like her mentor, RL Pulliam, Jr. MD. After graduating from University of Utah College of Medicine in the top 10% of her class, she completed an internship and residency in Dallas, Texas, at Parkland Memorial Hospital (associated with University of Texas Southwestern Medical School). She returned to Longview to be able to "give back" to her hometown community, as well as to be closer to her family.

She is active in Medical Staff Affairs and has served in many capacities. Currently she sits on the Lower Columbia Governing Board.

She enjoys playing classical piano, sings in her church choir, plays tennis, and loves being a mom to her teen-age son. She also helps her husband, Steve Jones, currently Scoutmaster for Troop 385, with Scouts. She enjoys being a part of our community and loves her practice as a physician.
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PeaceHealth Medical Group - Lower Columbia

St. John - Internal Medicine
1615 Delaware Street
Longview WA 986322367
(360) 501-3601
(360) 501-3648
 
Insurance Accepted
Aetna
Care Oregon
Cigna Healthcare
Community Health Plan of WA (CHPW)
Coventry/First Health Network
Crime Victims
First Choice Health Network
Health Net of Oregon
Humana Health Plan
Labor And Industries
Medicare
Moda Health (ODS)
Multi Plan
One Health Plan
Oregon Medicaid (DMAP)
Pacific Source
PacifiCare of Oregon
Premera HealthPlus-Blue Cross
Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
Providence
Railroad Medicare
Regence Blue Shield
Secure Horizons
Sterling Health Plans
Tri-West ( TRICARE)
Uniform Medical
United HealthCare Networks
WA Medicaid (DSHS)
Privileged Facility Date on Staff Category Status Department
PeaceHealth St. John Medical Center 8/10/1979 Active Current Internal Medicine
Specialty Type
Internal Medicine Primary
Board Status Certified Expires
American Board of Internal Medicine Board Certified 9/16/1981
Education Degree Program Specialty
Dallas County Hospital-Parkland Mem Hosp Residency Internal Medicine
Dallas County Hospital-Parkland Mem Hosp Internship Internal Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine MD Medical Education Internal Medicine
University of Washington BS Undergraduate Education