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Dr. Peter Mowschenson

General Surgery
Brookline, MA
48 years experience male

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General Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

59 Answers
4 Agrees
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Mowschenson
General Surgery 48 years experience
Various: Kidney stones, bone thinning abdominal complaints, memory loss, fatigue are most common.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Mowschenson
General Surgery 48 years experience
Surgery: Most patients undergo surgery. Some have vit d correction first in case the PTH is up just for that reason. Patients who are too sick for surgery of with kidney disease are sometimes treated with a PTH antagonist drug cinacalcet.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Mowschenson
General Surgery 48 years experience
Blood tests: In 2013 calcium and intact PTH measurement.

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mowschenson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Mowschenson is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thanks for your quick reply! pancreatitiis has now been detected and in the hospital for more tests
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University College London Faculty of Biomedical Sciences
Graduated 1973MD

Residency

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Residency

Guy's Hospital

Awards

numerous awards

Affiliations

American College of Surgeons
American Association of Endocrine Surgeons
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
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