Dr. Peterson received his medical doctorate at the University of Utah, School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, Utah followed by an internship at the University Of Utah. His residency was performed at the Jules Stein Eye Institute in Los Angeles, California followed by his fellowship in Oculoplastic and reconstructive surgery at Pacific Ophthalmic Consultants in San Francisco, California.
Dr. Peterson joined the staff at Rocky Mountain Eye Center in 1989. He has recently retired from oculoplastic surgery and is currently working as a general ophthalmologist performing comprehensive exams.
1978-1980 – Bachelor of Science, Visual Sciences, Pacific University, Forest Grove, Oregon
1980-1981 – Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Sciences, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana
1981-1985 – Medical Doctorate, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah
1985-1986 – Internship, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
1986-1989 – Residency, Jules Stein Eye Institute, Los Angeles, California
1990-1991 – Fellowship, Oculoplastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Pacific Ophthalmic Consultants, San Francisco, California
American Board of Ophthalmology
American Academy of Ophthalmology
Cataract Implant Surgery
Trout Unlimited Board
Food Bank Relocation Project
Dr. Peterson enjoys skiing, backcountry skiing, fly-fishing, hiking, biking, bow hunting, and eating Butte pasties.
Comprehensive Eye Care