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.
Orthodontics, Loma Linda University; Loma Linda, CA
Western University of Health Sciences College of Dental Medicine; Pomona, CA
Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Loma Linda University Loma Linda, CA
Brigham Young University; Provo, UT
“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.”
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.
American Association of Orthodontics, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society
Give Kids A Smile, Charity Anywhere Foundation service mission to Ecuador, church mission to South Korea
American College of Dentists Excellence in Leadership Award, Kon Leung Clinical Excellence Scholarship
Dean’s list, Eagle Scout