Peter Riedell, MD

Hematology and Oncology (Cancer) | More

Assistant Professor of Medicine

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Peter Riedell, MD, provides comprehensive care for adults with Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphomas. In particular, he has a special interest in the use of chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy in the treatment of patients with relapsed and aggressive lymphomas.
As an active clinical researcher, Dr. Riedell serves as principal investigator on several ongoing clinical trials evaluating the role of stem cell transplantation and cellular therapy in the treatment of patients with a range of lymphoma subtypes. His research interests include better characterizing the safety and efficacy of cellular therapy, and in particular, collaborating with translational scientists to better understand the mechanisms of CAR T-cell failure and resistance.  He is also actively involved in developing innovative treatment options incorporating targeted agents, along with cellular and immunotherapy approaches.

Medical Education

  • University of Tennessee, Memphis


  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital


  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital


  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Society of Transplantation and Cellular Therapy
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society of Hematology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare*
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2013

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Languages Spoken

  • English