Scott Peterson

Orthodontist


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Education & Credentials
Residency

Orthodontics, Loma Linda University; Loma Linda, CA

DMD

Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine; Pomona, CA

MS

Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Loma Linda University Loma Linda, CA

BS

Brigham Young University; Provo, UT

Quotes

“I love seeing the change in people’s lives as they gain confidence in themselves and their smiles. I want each of my patients to feel welcome and comfortable, as well as confident that they will eventually leave with a healthy and beautiful smile.”

Personal Favorites

Dr. Peterson’s favorite books are the Harry Potter series, his favorite TV show is The Office, his favorite movie is Remember the Titans, and his favorite sports teams are all BYU sports teams. For vacation, his favorite destination is Lake Powell.

Volunteer Experience

Give Kids A Smile, Charity Anywhere Foundation service mission to Ecuador, church mission to South Korea

Personal Biography

Dr. Peterson was born in Rochester, NY, and lived most of his life in northern Utah. He and his wife, Kathryn, have been married for five years and have a son and a daughter. They are very excited to raise their family in Arizona. He is an avid sports fan. In his free time, he enjoys playing basketball and ultimate Frisbee, as well as doing water sports and ballroom dancing, and competing in triathlons.

Professional Association

American Association of Orthodontics, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society

Awards

American College of Dentists Excellence in Leadership Award, Kon Leung Clinical Excellence Scholarship

Achievements

Dean’s list, Eagle Scout