Dr. Peter White is the recipient of St. Alexius Medical Center's 2011 Benedictine Spirit Award. The award recognizes an individual physician's efforts to provide distinguished service to patients, and uphold the mission and values outlined by the Sisters of St. Benedict of Annunciation Monastery .
This recognition is a refection of the significant contributions Dr. White makes to the growth and well-being of St. Alexius' operating rooms and intensive care unit (ICU) . During the past 25 years, he chaired and has been an active member of many committees and teams at St. Alexius. In addition, Dr. White was instrumental in the implementation of St. Alexius' intensivist program within the ICU.
Dr. White is an anesthesiologist and specialist in critical care medicine in St. Alexius Heart & Lung Clinic  and ICU . He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Anesthesiology. He is subspecialty certified by both boards in critical care medicine.