“I am dedicated to providing a full spectrum of patient centered care of digestive disorders from weight management treatment to cancer prevention.” ~Dr. Peters
A native of Northeastern Pennsylvania, Dr. Peters is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic medicine. He completed an internship at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and an internal medicine residency at Pennsylvania State University, the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Dr. Peters completed his Gastroenterology and Hepatology fellowship at the Hershey Medical Center where he was also a Clinical Instructor of Medicine.
He performs Colonoscopy, Endoscopy (EGD), Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), diagnostic Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS), and Capsule Endoscopy. Dr. Peters is an expert in the management of chronic GERD precancerous Barrett’s esophagus and performs radiofrequency ablation (RFA) treatment of Barrett’s.
Dr. Peters is dedicated to preventative healthcare, including treatment of mild to moderate obesity, using the latest technology. He was the first gastroenterologist in the Central Pennsylvania area to offer the ReShape® dual intragastric balloon procedure. This comprehensive weight loss program helps prevent the progression of obesity and associated medical problems.
He has authored many papers and conducted numerous research projects and is trained in therapeutic endoscopy. He has been caring for PA GI patients since 1999.
A strong advocate of patient information, Dr. Peters strives to provide everyone under his care with the knowledge they need to make beneficial health decisions.
He is married and has two children.