Dr. Katona is an Infectious Disease physician at Marina Del Rey Hospital, with clinical interests that include Viral Disease, Emporiatrics and Biological Terrorism Agents. His expertise includes HIV/AIDS Medicine, General Infectious Disease, International Health and Travel & Tropical Disease. He is a graduate of the University of Florida, College of Medicine, and spent his residency at the Norwalk Hospital and Emory University where he gained his expertise in Internal Medicine. A fellowship at Emory University gained him expertise in the field of Infectious Disease. Dr. Katona is board certified in Internal Medicine since 1983 and in Infectious Disease since 1984, and is a Healthgrades recognized doctor.

Conditions Dr. Peter Katona Treats at Marina Del Rey Hospital

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)
  • Helicobacter Pylori infection
  • E. Coli infection
  • Hepatitis A (HAV)
  • Hepatitis C
  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF)
  • Salmonella poisoning
  • Tuberculosis
  • Malaria
  • Meningitis

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross / Blue Shield
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • United Healthcare

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Education & Training

Medical Degree

University of Florida College of Medicine

Internship(s)

Norwalk Hospital, Yale University

Residency(ies)

Norwalk Hospital, Internal Medicine

Emory University, Internal Medicine

Fellowship(s)

Emory University, Infectious Disease



Honors & Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Infectious Diseases Society of America Infectious Diseases Society of America
  • Hospital Association of Southern California Hospital Association of Southern California
  • Publications & Media