Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates at St. Joseph

1802 S. Yakima Ave. Suite 302, 304, 307
Tacoma, WA 98405

Phone: 253-627-1244
Fax: 253-627-3520

Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates at St. Anthony

11511 Canterwood Blvd. N.W. Suite 110
Gig Harbor, WA 98332

Phone: 253-627-1244
Fax: 253-530-2933

Franciscan Heart & Vascular Associates at St. Clare

11311 Bridgeport Way S.W. Suite 202
Lakewood, WA 98499

Phone: 253-627-1244
Fax: 253-983-5045

Rosemary Peterson, MD, FACC

Rosemary Peterson, MD, is a board-certified cardiologist focusing on general invasive cardiology, with special interests in heart failure, cardiac rehabilitation and heart disease in women.

Dr. Peterson is committed to providing excellent cardiac care. Using state-of-the-art medicine and education, she partners with each patient to improve heart health and general wellbeing. Dr. Peterson is the medical director of the Franciscan Heart Failure Clinic and cardiac rehabilitation, and a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology.

Name with degree:Rosemary Peterson, MD, FACC
Board certified:Yes
Hospital affiliation: • St. Joseph Medical Center, Tacoma
Interests: • Atrial Fibrillation
• Cardiac Catheterization
• Cardiac Defibrillator
• Cardiac Echocardiography
• Cardiac Rehabilitation
• Cardiology
• Cardiomyopathy
• Cardiovascular Diseases
• Chest Pain
• Cholesterol Management
• Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
• Echocardiography
• Heart Attacks
• Heart Disease
• Heart Disease & Women
• Heart Failure/Cardiac Failure
• Hyperlipidemia
• Invasive Cardiology
• Lipids
• Myocardial Infarction
• Preventative Cardiology
• Pulmonary Hypertension
• Valvular Heart Disease
• Ventricular Tachycardia VT
Languages spoken in addition to English :Spanish
Medical School:Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Residencies:Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
Fellowships: • Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
• Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA


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