Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - Noon
Peter Sanfelippo, MD, is a board-certified occupational medicine physician at UT Health East Texas Physicians Internal Medicine on Lake Street in Tyler. Dr. Sanfelippo has been practicing medicine for more than 34 years. “I practiced cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery for over 20 years and was certified by four different medical boards. During my last 14 years at The University of Texas Health Science Center Tyler, I introduced and performed the first transvascular repair of abdominal aortic aneurysms. I retired, then retrained in occupational medicine.”
Dr. Sanfelippo completed the occupational medicine training program at The University of Texas Health Science Center Tyler 16 years ago and only practices occupational medicine now. “I enjoy taking care of acute work injuries and have treated all types of occupational injuries and problems.” Dr. Sanfelippo also conducts Department of Transportation (DOT) Physical Exams.
Dr. Sanfelippo has been the physician for many local companies including: Brookshire’s, Ingersoll Rand and Tyler ISD.
American Board of Surgery, Cerification
American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Certification
American Board of Surgery, General Vascular, Certification
American Board of Independent Medical Examiners, Certification
Medical Review Officer Certification Council, Certified Medical Review Officer
American Board of Preventive and Occupational Medicine, Certification
National Board of Medical Examiners, Diplomat
Department of Transportation, Certified Medical Examiner
Disability and Impairment Rating, Certified Examiner
Fellowship: General Surgery Fellowshup, Mayo Graduate
Residency: Thoracic Surgery Resident, Wilford Hall United States Air Force Medical Center, Lackland AFB, San Antonio, T.X.
Internship: Sacred Heart Hospital, Spokane, W.A.
Doctor of Medicine: Marquette University School of Medicine, Milwaukee, W.I.
Master of Science: Environmental Science, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, T.X.
Master of Science: Surgery, University of Minnesota, St. Paul, M.N.
Bachelor of Science: Chemistry, Marquette University, Milwaukee, W.I.