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  • Bio & Insurance Information

    Dr. Ona Peterson, board certified in Anatomic, Clinical and Pediatric Pathology, received her degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine. She completed her residency at Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, which was followed by two fellowship programs, at Mount Sinai Hospital (in pediatric pathology) and at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Guttman Diagnostic Center (in surgical pathology). With a remarkable career in medicine of over 40 years, Dr. Peterson is the President of the Society for Pediatric Pathology, and she is also a member of the College of American Pathologists, the Jefferson County Medical Society and the United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology. Dr. Ona Peterson is an internationally recognized author as well. At the time, she is affiliated with the University of Alabama Hospital.

  • Education & Training


    University of Colorado School of Medicine

    Medical School


    Presbyterian/St. Luke\' Medical Center



    Mount Sinai Hospital



    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Guttman Diagnostic Center


  • Board Certifications

    American Board of Pathology

  • Hospital & Practice

    UAB Hospital

    Languages: English/Spanish

    (205) 934-3411

    1802 6th Ave S

    Birmingham, Alabama 35233

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  • Publications & Memberships

    Dr. Ona F. Peterson has contributed to 2 publications.

    Candida funisitis: A clinicopathologic study of 32 cases.

    Qureshi, F., Jacques, S. M., Bendon, R. W., Faye-Peterson, O. M., Heifetz, S. A., Redline, R., Sander, C. M.; Pediatr Dev Pathol. 1998 Mar 01.

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    Case report 541. Low grade chondrosarcoma.

    Hermann, G., Wagner, L. D., Klein, M. J., Faye-Peterson, O. M., Lewis, M. M.; Skeletal Radiol. 1989.

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    College of American Pathologists

    Jefferson County Medical Society

    United States and Canadian Academy of Pathology