Christine Peterson, MD is the Director of Inpatient Pain Medicine Services at Hospital for Special Surgery. She is board-certified in internal medicine and hospice and palliative medicine. Dr. Peterson provides pain management services to chronic and recuperative pain inpatients, coordinates interdisciplinary pain services throughout the hospital and provides consultations to evaluate, diagnose and treat inpatients with complex pain conditions.
Dr. Peterson is a graduate of Memorial Sloan-Kettering's Pain and Palliative Care fellowship program. She completed an internal medicine residency at Lenox Hill Hospital and received her medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine.
Director of Inpatient Pain Medicine Services, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Attending Physician, Department of Anesthesiology, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
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As of April 30, 2015, Dr. Peterson reported no financial interest relationships with healthcare industry.
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State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY
Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY
Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital
Pain and Palliative Care, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
Internal Medicine (2005), Hospice and Palliative Medicine (2010)
For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.