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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




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

He has been awarded recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance Diabetes Recognition Program. Clinicians who achieve the Diabetes Recognition Program show their peers, patients and others in the diabetes community that they are part of an elite group that is publicly recognized for its skill in providing the highest-level diabetes care.

Dr. Peterson was named to the 2011 U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors ranking. For a complete listing of Franciscan St. Francis Health physicians who made the rankings, visit here.  

He was also named to the 2013 - 2018 Indianapolis Monthly magazine's Top Doctor's list in family medicine and in 2017 for sports medicine. To view the Indianapolis Monthly Top Doc winners, click here.

The tau symbol represents physicians who are employees of the Franciscan Physician Network, a division of Franciscan Health Inc. All other physicians are independent members of the Medical Staff who choose to practice at a Franciscan Health hospital.

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