Andrew R. Peterson, MD, MSPH

Portrait
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics - General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation

Contact Information

Primary Office
2612 JCP
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-7880

Education

BA, Biology, Lawrence University
MD, Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin
MSPH, Population Health Science, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
Resident, Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
Fellow, Sports Medicine, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics
Fellow, National Research Service Award, University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics, Qualifications in Sports Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics
NPI
National Resuscitation Program
Pediatric Advanced Life Support
CPR for the Professional Rescuer

Research Summary

Dr. Peterson's primary research interests are related to the validation of sideline concussion tests and the injury epidemiology of youth sports.

Publications

Carl, R., Johnson, M., Martin, T., LaBella, C., Brooks, M., Diamond, A., Hennrikus, W., LaBotz, M., Logan, K., Loud, K., Moffatt, K., Nemeth, B., Pengel, B. & Peterson, A. (2017). Promotion of Healthy Weight-Control Practices in Young Athletes. Pediatrics, 140(3), e20171871. PMID: 28827381.

Negaard, M., Anthony, C., Bonthius, D., Jepson, M., Marcussen, B., Pelzer, D. & Peterson, A. (2017). A Case Report: Glycopyrrolate for Treatment of Exercise-Induced Hyperhydrosis. SAGE Open Med Case Rep,(2050313X17721601). PMID: 28835822.

Holte, A., Peterson, A. R. (2017). Recovery and Cycling Endurance Capacity Following Consumption of Chocolate Milk, Calorie Replacement Beverage or Beer. (Vols. 27). (2), pp. 210. Clin J Sports Med.

Richardson, C., Rojas, E. & Peterson, A. (2017). Effects of Long Distance Cycling on Median Nerve Sonographic Appearance. (Vols. 27). (2), pp. 222. Clin J Sport Med.

Rojas, E., Hall, M. M., Peterson, A. R. & Richardson, C. (2017). Evaluating Median Nerve Cross Sectional Area With Ultrasound: Reliability of Medical Trainees and Physicians. (Vols. 27). (2), pp. 222. Clin J Sport Med.

Peterson, A., Kruse, A., Meester, S., Olson, T., Riedle, B., Slayman, T., Domeyer, T., Cavanaugh, J. & Smoot, M. (2017). Youth Football Injuries: A Prospective Cohort. Ort J Sport Med, 5(2). PMID: 28255566.

Miller, S., Peterson, A. R. (In Press). The Preparticipation Physical Evaluation. Pediatr Rev.

Demorest, R. A., Koutures, C., LaBella, C. R., Brooks, M. A., Diamond, A., Hennrikus, W., LaBotz, M., Logan, K., Loud, K. J., Moffatt, K. A., Nemeth, B., Pengel, B. & Peterson, A. (2016). Youth Participation and Injury Risk in Martial Arts. Pediatrics, 138(6), e20163022. PMID: 27940732.

Hall, M. M., Peterson, A. R. (2016). Reply. Lactate: Friend or Foe? First, We Need to Establish Lactate Threshold Concepts Adequately. (Vols. 8). (9), pp. 919. PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation. PMID: 27640737.

Hall, M. M., Rajasekaran, S., Thomsen, T. W. & Peterson, A. R. (2016). Lactate: Friend or Foe. PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation, 8(3 Suppl), S8-S15. PMID: 26972271.

Woodroffe, L., Donnenwerth, J. J. & Peterson, A. R. (2016). Weight Management Counseling for Wrestling Athletes. Pediatric annals, 45(3), e87-90. PMID: 27031316.

Peterson, A. R., Wood, K. E. (Eds.) (2016). Pediatrics : Specialty Board Review. In McGraw-Hill specialty board review. New York: McGraw-Hill Education.

Peterson, A. R. (2016). Research and Statistics. In A. R. Peterson , K. E. Wood (Eds.) Pediatrics : McGraw-Hill specialty board review. New York: McGraw-Hill Education.

Peterson, A. R. (2016). Sports medicine and physical fitness. In A. R. Peterson , K. E. Wood (Eds.) Pediatrics : McGraw-Hill specialty board review. New York: McGraw-Hill Education.

Curtis, V. A., Peterson, A. R. (2016). Care of the Athlete With Diabetes. ACSM's Health & Fitness Journal, 20(4), 39-40.

Holte, A. J., Marcussen, B. & Peterson, A. R. (2016). Prophylactic Antivirals to Prevent Primary Herpes Gladiatorum at a Wrestling Camp. Sport Rev J, 2(1), 10-11.

Peterson, A. R., Smoot, M. K., Erickson, J. L., Mathiasen, R. E., Kregel, K. C. & Hall, M. (2015). Basic recovery aids: what's the evidence?. Current sports medicine reports, 14(3), 227-34. PMID: 25968857.

Peterson, A. R., Gregory, A. J. (2015). Extreme Sports and the Adolescent Athlete. Adolescent medicine: state of the art reviews, 26(1), 208-20. PMID: 26514040.

Anthony, C. A., Peterson, A. R. (2015). Utilization of a text-messaging robot to assess intraday variation in concussion symptom severity scores. Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine, 25(2), 149-52. PMID: 24905538.

Peterson, A., Olson, T., Meester, S. & Smoot, M. (2015). Injury Rates in Youth (Grades 1-6) Football. (Vols. 25). (2), pp. 207-208. Clin J Sport Med.

Peterson, A., Hall, M. & Marcussen, B. (2015). Low Vitamin D Levels and Stress Fracture: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Sport Rev J, 1(3), 22-24.

Slayman, T., Peterson, A. (2014). The Effect of Physical Fatigue on King-Devick Test Performance: A Cohort Study. (Vols. 24). (1), pp. 172. Clin J Sport Med.

Mathiasen, R., Hogrefe, C., Harland, K., Peterson, A. & Smoot, M. (2014). Longitudinal Improvement in BESS Scores Among NCAA Division I Football Athletes. (Vols. 24). (2), pp. 168. Clin J Sports Med.

Peterson, A., Anthony, C., Sotak, K. & Smith, S. (2013). Intraday Variation in SCAT2 Symptom Severity Scores. (Vols. 23). (2), pp. 131. Clin J Sport Med.

Peterson, A. R., Wood, K. E. (2013). Pediatrics. In J. Wilbur , M. Graber (Eds.) Family Practice Examination and Board Review. (3rd) New York: McGraw-Hill.

Hornbeck, K., Peterson, A. (2012). Neuromuscular training program reduces knee injuries among adolescent female soccer players. The Journal of pediatrics, 161(5), 970-1. PMID: 23095699.

Peterson, A., Pelzer, D., Marcussen, B. L., Bonthius, D. & Bonthius, N. E. (2012). Low-Dose Glycopyrrolate for Treatment of Exertional Hyperhydrosis. (Vols. 22). (2) Clin J Sport Med..

Peterson, A. (2012). Sport-related concussion. (Vols. 19). (1), pp. 4, 7. Iowa City, IA: EPSDT Care for Kids Newsletter.

Gilchrest, J., Pate, R. R. & Peterson, A. (2012). Genetic Testing for Sports Performance. In Controversies in the Care of Pediatric Athletes. Monterey, CA: Healthy Learning.

Peterson, A. (2012). Sport-Related Concussion. Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Care for Kids Newsletter.

Peterson, A., Bernhardt, D. T. (2011). The Preparticipation Sports Evaluation. Pediatr Rev, 32(5), 53-65. PMID: 21536775.

Peterson, A., Lee, K. S., Heiner, J. P. & Hanson, J. A. (2011). Cost-Effectiveness of Ultrasound- Versus Computed Tomography-Guided Soft Tissue Biopsy (A Pilot and Sensitivity Analysis). (Vols. 21). (2), pp. 173. Clin J Sport Med..

Peterson, A. (2011). Bulimia Nervosa. In , L. J. Micheli (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Peterson, A. (2011). Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. In , M. D. Bracker (Eds.) The 5-Minute Sport’s Medicine Consult. (2nd ed) Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Peterson, A. (2011). Frozen Shoulder. In , L. J. Micheli (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications.

Peterson, A. (2011). Neuroimaging in Concussion. Brain Injury Association of Iowa Newsletter.

Peterson, A. (2011). Pediatric Overweight and Obesity Survey. Early Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment Care for Kids Newsletter.

Peterson, A., Batina, N., Chacko, C., Christensen, J., Jayakumar, A. & Michalski, M. (2010). Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Hip Resurfacing for Treatment of Hip Osteoarthritis. (Vols. 20). (2), pp. 146. Clin J Sport Med.

Peterson, A. (2010). An Unusual Cause of Cramping in a High School Athlete. (Vols. 20). (2), pp. 158. Clin J Sport Med.

Peterson, A. (2010). Pilot Study of a Brief Intervention for the Treatment of Pediatric Overweight and Obesity.

Peterson, A., Brooks, A. (2010). Pilot Study of Adolescent Attitudes Regarding Ski or Snowboard Helmet Use. WMJ, 109(1), 28-31. PMID: 20942297.

Peterson, A. R. (2010). Upper Extremity Problems: Brachial Plexus Injuries. In J. Sarwark , C. LaBella (Eds.) Pediatric Orthopaedics and Sports Injuries: A Quick Reference Guide. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pediatrics.

Peterson, A. (2009). A Rare Cause of Syncope in a High School Athlete. (Vols. 19). (2), pp. 182. Clin J Sport Med.

Peterson, A. (2009). Preparticipation Sports Physical. American College of Physicians, Physicians' Information and Education Resource (PIER).

Peterson, A. (2008). Lumbar disc disease and return to triathlon. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine.

Lee, D. S., Rosenberg, M. A., Peterson, A., Makholm, L., Hoffman, G., Laessig, R. H. & Farrell, P. M. (2003). Analysis of the costs of diagnosing cystic fibrosis with a newborn screening program. The Journal of pediatrics, 142(6), 617-23. PMID: 12838188.