Vanessa Peters
Vanessa Peters Chief Medical Officer and Family Physician at Palomar Health Medical Group

Dr. Vanessa Peters is a seasoned healthcare professional, currently serving as a Family Physician and the Chief Medical Officer at Palomar Health Medical Group in North County San Diego since December of 2020. Alongside her healthcare career, she manages her enterprises as a prolific real estate investor with the business, VMD Investing, which she set up in 2008. Based in Escondido, VMD Investing provides fellow professionals the tools and knowledge to make wise investment decisions in the real estate sector, focusing particularly on income-generating properties.

Before joining Palomar Health Medical Group, she has practiced Family Physician in Graybill Medical Group from September 2002 to July 2023 where she also served in a capacity of Chief Physician Officer. With a background in Medicine from the University of Calgary (1997-2000) and further studies in the University of Saskatchewan (2000-2002), she brings an extensive knowledge base and a wealth of experience to her roles. In addition to her professional achievements, Dr. Vanessa has an expansive professional network with over 1459 LinkedIn connections.

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Vanessa Peters
San Diego County, California, United States
Chief Medical Officer and Family Physician
Palomar Health Medical Group (since 2020)
Hospitals and Health Care
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I have a busy family practice since 2002 in Escondido and am also the Chief Medical Information Officer for Palomar Health Medical Group in North County San Diego. We are 300 physicians strong and affiliated with Palomar Hospital. I am also an avid real estate investor. I have a business, VMD Investing, that specializes in educating fellow professionals in real estate investment options. We help busy professionals build wealth with passive, income-producing real estate that provides double-digit returns and a proven roadmap to financial freedom.
Medical Family Medicine


University of Saskatchewan
Attended in 2000 - 2002
University of Calgary
Doctor of Medicine - MD
Attended in 1997 - 2000
Field of study: Medicine


Palomar Health Medical Group
Dec 2020 - Present · 2 yrs 11 mos
Chief Medical Officer and Family Physician
Dec 2020 - Present
Palomar Health Medical Group
San Diego County, California, United States · On-site
Chief Medical Information Officer
Jun 2023 - Present
VMD Investing
Real Estate Investor
2008 - Present

Single Family home investor
Syndication investor - preferred asset classes - apartments, mobile home parks, self storage
Graybill Medical Group
Chief Physician Officer / Family Physician
Sep 2002 - Jul 2023