In his practice, Dr. Peter Rega emphasizes the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. He encourages his patients to take personal responsibility for their health and enjoys helping them attain the best health and functioning in their lives.
"Developing healthy lifestyle behaviors is fundamental to maintaining health," he says. "Attention to adequate rest, proper diet and regular exercise is the best start on the road to well-being."
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Dr. Rega earned his medical degree from New York University. He completed an internship at Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle and his residency in internal medicine at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center in Portland.
Dr. Rega is married and has two young adult children. He enjoys playing tennis and golf, hiking, gardening, and making bread in his free time.
Medical degree: New York University
Internship: Virginia Mason Hospital, Seattle
Residency: Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center, Portland - Internal Medicine