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Jeffrey M. Peterson MD, CAQSM, FAAFP, Sports Medicine

Jeffrey M. Peterson, MD, CAQSM, FAAFP

My goal is to get the right treatment for each individual. Time is valuable for everyone and our office opens early, so we can accommodate all of our patients, no matter their schedules.

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Primary Specialty

Sports Medicine

Secondary Specialties

Family Medicine

Provider Type

Franciscan Physician Network

Board Certification
  • American Board of Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine




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Franciscan Physician Network Southport Family & Sports Medicine

Franciscan Physician Network Southport Family & Sports Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

7825 McFarland Lane
Suite A
Indianapolis, IN 46237
(317) 888-5500

Office Hours:
Monday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Franciscan Health Indianapolis

Franciscan Health Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN

8111 S. Emerson Ave.
Indianapolis, IN 46237
(317) 528-5000

  • Medical School
    University of North Carolina School of Medicine
    Chapel Hill, NC
  • Residency
    Virginia Commonwealth University Riverside Family Practice - Family Medicine
    Newport News, MA
  • Fellowship
    Indiana University School of Medicine - Sports Medicine
    Indianapolis, IN
  • American Board of Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
  • American Board of Family Medicine, Family Medicine

Awards and Honors



Dr. Peterson has a Certification of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine. He specializes in diagnosing and treating a number of sports-related injuries including:

  • Acute & Chronic Joint Pain
  • Lateral Epicondylosis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Bicipital Tendonitis
  • Hip Impingement
  • High Hamstring Strains/Tears
  • Patello-Femoral Syndrome
  • Knee Ligament Injuries (ACL, MCL, etc.)
  • Stress Fractures
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Female Athletic Triad
  • Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Concussion Management
  • Medial Epicondylosis (Golfers Elbow)
  • Rotator Cuff Strain/Tendonopathy/Tear
  • Acromioclavicular Joint Sprains
  • Piriformis Syndrome/Sciatica
  • Quadriceps Contusions/Strains/Tears
  • Meniscal/Articular Cartilage Injuries

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