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Peter B Alden

Peter B Alden

Dr. Alden has been named a Top Doc by Mpls St. Paul Magazine for more than 10 consecutive years. He has practiced vascular surgery in the Twin Cities since 1990. He practiced at Park Nicollet Clinic and in private practice as a founding partner of Surgical Specialists of Minnesota at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. He was instrumental in the creation of Abbott Northwestern's Vascular Center and is the medical director of the Wound Clinic and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy program.

Dr. Alden is a diplomate and fellow of the American Board of Surgery and holds the Certificate of Special Added Qualifications in Vascular Surgery. He is credentialed by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) as a Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI).

Dr. Alden's special interests include carotid surgery, aortic aneurysm, diabetes-related vascular problems and venous disease.

  • Education

    • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • Specialties

    • Vascular surgery
  • Board Certification

    • Vascular surgery
  • Residency

    • University of Minnesota Hospital
  • Associations Memberships

    • American Medical Association
    • American College of Phlebology - Surgical Section
    • Hennepin County Medical
    • Western Surgical Association
    • Society of Vascular Surgery
    • Midwestern Vascular Surgical Society
  • Internships

    • University of Minnesota Hospital
  • Fellowships

    • Washington University Medical Center, St. Louis, MO
    • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Gender

    • Male
  • Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • America's PPO
    • BCBS of MN
    • Cigna Health
    • First Health/Coventry
    • Great-West Healthcare
    • HealthPartners
    • Humana
    • Medica
    • Medicaid/Medicare
    • Metropolitan Health Plan
    • Partnership Health Plan
    • Patient Choice
    • PPO USA
    • Preferred One
    • PrimeWest
    • SelectCare/LaborCare
    • South Country Health Alliance
    • UCare MN
    • United Behavioral
    • United Health Care
    • WEA Wisconsin
    • Wisconsin Physician Services