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Peter Palermo, MD

Philosophy of Care

I try my hardest to treat the whole person - body, mind, and soul.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 497 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Internal Medicine


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Internal Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    General Internal Medicine


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    I am a dog person. I love watches, travel to warm places and watching football.


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Guadalajara Autonoma School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/1984
    Degree MD

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 497 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.5
    490 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.5
    485 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.6
    494 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.7
    492 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.6
    487 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.5
    492 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.5
    479 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.6
    489 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.5
    493 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.5
    480 ratings


    Comments (49)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Apr 23, 2019
    Always good  
    5.0
    Apr 17, 2019
    I HAVE THE MOST CONFIDENCE IN USING DR. PALERMO FOR ALL MY MEDICAL PROBLEMS  
    4.9
    Apr 17, 2019
    *Peter explains everything in words I understand & answers all of my questions.  
    5.0
    Apr 14, 2019
    I've been seeing Dr. Palermo for over 25 years. Would not go to anyone else. He's wonderfull.  
    5.0
    Mar 20, 2019
    Dr Palermo is a very good physician.  
    4.4
    Mar 20, 2019
    Dr. Palermo always takes time to listen and explains in plain English what the diagnosis is and the treatment.  
    5.0
    Mar 17, 2019
    He has been excellent-focuses and addresses my concerns directly.  
    3.3
    Mar 10, 2019
    Dr. Palmero did not seem interested in being my new PCP and did not bother recommending follow up care or appointments despite various symptoms that will require multiple specialists. Was disappointed by this.  
    5.0
    Mar 05, 2019
    very good  
    5.0
    Mar 03, 2019
    This is our family physician  
    4.8
    Mar 02, 2019
    All of importance is usually good.  
    4.9
    Feb 24, 2019
    Dr.Palermo has been my doctor since the 1970's and I trust him 100%.  
    4.6
    Feb 21, 2019
    i would recommend Dr Palermo   
    5.0
    Feb 21, 2019
    This was my first visit with Dr. Palermo. I was pleased with the visit.  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    I have seen this doctor for a long time because I have the utmost confidence in his expertise  
    1.6
    Feb 17, 2019
    he doesn't seem to care or be concerned with me and i feel that i am just another number to him. I am not happy after my most recent visit.  
    5.0
    Jan 30, 2019
    I have been a patient of Dr Palermo for over 40 years. His the best Dr with out any doubt.  
    3.0
    Jan 30, 2019
    I like the doctor and he is good and knows his stuff.   
    5.0
    Jan 29, 2019
    I have an excellent relationship with Dr. Palermo.  
    4.9
    Jan 23, 2019
    he's nice. Not a "small talker" about any issues other than why I'm there.   
    4.6
    Jan 12, 2019
    satisfied  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    I feel quite confortable with this doctor and his staff  
    3.9
    Dec 24, 2018
    good rapport  
    3.4
    Dec 18, 2018
    I rarely recommend any one to any one.  
    5.0
    Dec 14, 2018
    good  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    very comfortable talking to this provider.  
    5.0
    Dec 02, 2018
    DOC IS A GOOD DUDE!!!  
    4.9
    Sep 25, 2018
    25 yrs with doctor  
    4.9
    Sep 21, 2018
    Dr. P. has my complete confidence--I travel over 300 miles one-way for treatment  
    5.0
    Aug 17, 2018
    Good experience. *Dr. P. Palermo is a very good dr. Very satisfied with him as my dr. He explains things to me so I will understand them.  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2018
    very helpful, thanks  
    3.9
    Aug 14, 2018
    Dr. Palermo is filling Dr. Pierce's shoes very well.  
    2.0
    Jul 22, 2018
    Short with me. Had not records prior to appointment. Was arrogant and finally opened up a little bit and showed a little caring attitude after I was very frustrated.   
    5.0
    Jul 20, 2018
    Very good.  
    5.0
    Jul 10, 2018
    excellent  
    5.0
    Jul 09, 2018
    DR. Palermo has been my primary care physician for many years. He always treats me with respect and is willing to spend time to answer any of my concerns and questions. He has genuine concern See more  
    5.0
    Jul 08, 2018
    always great and friendly and informative  
    5.0
    Jul 08, 2018
    Dr. Palermo is a very good physician. Seems very knowledgeable; an always professional..  
    4.4
    Jul 03, 2018
    Dr. Palermo is a nice man, always pleasant, and seems to give me good health advice.  
    5.0
    Jun 27, 2018
    I have been Dr. Palermo's patient for many years. I hope he stays working many more.  
    3.6
    Jun 25, 2018
    Provider often does not remember why I am on certain medications. Also, if I mention a problem during one visit, he never asks me about it again unless I bring it up.  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2018
    I switched to Dr Palermo from another physician. He has done everything to meet my needs that the other one didn't. I enjoy my visits as this doctor will listen to your concerns and make See more  
    4.9
    Jun 12, 2018
    great expertise and I never feel rushed and don't leave before all questions are answered  
    3.6
    Jun 05, 2018
    Everything went as I expected.  
    4.5
    May 30, 2018
    My problem didn't require a lot of time to analyze but he definitely was thorough and had me at ease once leaving.  
    2.3
    May 29, 2018
    It would have been good if the provider was mindful that I was in the small room over 45 mins. It was either he didn't know I was waiting that long, or that it wasn't something See more  
    3.8
    May 22, 2018
    Have been with Dr Palermo for years. Has loosened up in the last years. Have always felt confident that he has my interest and is thorough.  
    5.0
    May 22, 2018
    Dr Palermo has been my health care professional for years.... he is excellent at communication and thorough in diagnosing any illness I have encountered. He is up to date on latest treatments and understands financial See more  
    5.0
    May 20, 2018
    He makes sure i understand everything  
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