Faculty, UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Amy L. Peterson, MD

  • Pediatric Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Pediatric Preventive Cardiology
Amy L. Peterson, MD

About

Dr. Peterson earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI. She completed her internship and residency at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI and her pediatric cardiology fellowship at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. Her special interests include lipid disorders in children, familial hypercholesterolemia (inherited high cholesterol in children), fetal diagnosis of congenital heart disease and transesophageal echocardiography to aid in diagnosis and treatment of congenital heart disease.

University affiliation

Practice locations

    Education & credentials

    Board certifications
    • Pediatric Cardiology
    Medical School
    • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI
    Fellowships
    • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    Residencies
    • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    Internships
    • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

    Specialties

    Additional conditions and treatments
    • Pediatric Metabolic Syndrome
    • Pediatric Preventive Cardiology