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Carole Jean Peterson, M.D.

Carole Jean Peterson, M.D.

Obstetrics & Gynecology , General Obstetrics & Gynecology

4.8 out of 5 stars
UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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Accepting New Patients


Highland Women's Health

800 Ayrault Road, Suite 100
Fairport, NY 14450

About Me

Certified Specialties

Obstetrics & Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Faculty Appointments

Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology (Part-Time) - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD)


Residency & Fellowship

Residency, Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 1981 - 1984

Internship, Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 1980 - 1981


MD | Medical College of Pennsylvania. 1980


University of Rochester Dept of OB/GYN Faculty Award.

Highland Family Medicine Obstetrics Teaching Award.

Ratings & Comments

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During this visit, did this provider spend enough time with you?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider show respect for what you had to say?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider give you easy to understand information about these health questions or concerns?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider listen carefully to you?

4.8 stars

During this visit, did this provider explain things in a way that was easy to understand?

4.8 stars

Patient Comments

5.0 stars

Dr. Peterson provides 1st rate care & I have utmost confidence in her. She is detailed & expedient.

Mar 19, 2024

5.0 stars

I choose to work with this Provider because she is the rare provider who seems to bring to the relationship a default expectation of mutual respect, unlike the starting stance of contempt - for any hint of independent thinking by a client [...]

Dec 16, 2023

5.0 stars

Very thankful for Carole Peterson's care.

Oct 25, 2023

5.0 stars

Top notch care provider. Thorough, goes above and beyond. . Last year, she reached out personally on a Sunday afternoon with my test results and answered wuestions!! I highly recommend Dr Peterson. She is a keeper!

Aug 06, 2023

5.0 stars

I am very confident in the care I've always received from Dr. Carole Peterson! She listens well, is caring, kind and is very thorough. She is the best!

Jul 29, 2023

5.0 stars

Highly recommend Dr. Carole Peterson! I've been a patient for many years and she is outstanding!

May 19, 2023

5.0 stars

Excellent physician, will definitely recommend her

May 18, 2023

1.0 stars

Dr. Peterson truly has no bedside manner. [...]

May 17, 2023

5.0 stars

I appreciate her eye contact.

Jan 24, 2023

5.0 stars

Did not rush. Took time to answer questions. Took time to pay attention and listen.

Jul 30, 2022


Very professional followed with phone call about infection.

Jun 29, 2022


Very well prepared, informative and pleasant

Jun 12, 2022


I am so happy I was able to become a patient of Dr. Peterson.

May 07, 2022


Carole Peterson is super easy to talk to and I trust her 100%.

Feb 22, 2022