Published on March 30, 2020

Essentia Health welcomes Nurse Practitioner Becky Peterson

Becky Peterson, Emergency Medicine, Hospitalist Services

Nurse Practitioner Becky Peterson has joined the Emergency Medicine and Hospitalist Departments at Essentia Health St. Mary’s-Detroit Lakes in Detroit Lakes, MN.

“I’m drawn to Essentia because of the organization’s positive reputation for providing outstanding care. My desire has always been to provide health care in a more rural community,” says Peterson.

Peterson earned a master’s degree in nursing from Maryville University in St. Louis, MO. She is certified as a family nurse practitioner by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.

“I look forward to treating patients of all ages for a wide spectrum of conditions,” explains Peterson. “I’m passionate about preventative medicine and helping patients improve their health and quality of life.”

To see Becky Peterson’s full profile, visit and click on “Doctors & Providers.”

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