Paulos-Toronto Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
Dr. Peterson is a Salt Lake City native. He is board-certified in Family Medicine and in non-surgical Sports Medicine. Dr. Peterson provides Sports Medicine care at Paulos-Toronto Orthopedics & Sports Medicine.
Dr. Peterson attended the University of Utah and graduated from Brigham Young University. He then earned his medical degree at Midwestern University/Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. He served a Family Medicine residency at Michigan State University – Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies. Dr. Peterson then went on to the Kansas City University of Medicine and Bioscience where he completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Dr. Peterson has served as a team physician for the Northwest Arkansas Naturals – AA affiliate of the Kansas City Royals. He also served as a team physician for Heritage High School in Arkansas, and has been a medical volunteer for a number of sporting events.
Areas of special interest in Dr. Peterson’s practice include:
- Non-surgical orthopedic diagnosis and care
- Musculoskeletal ultrasound exams
- Ultrasound guided injections
- Osteopathic manual medicine
- Concussion management
- Sport and scout physicals
- Fracture care
- Casting and bracing
Dr. Peterson is fluent in Spanish.
In his leisure time, Dr. Peterson enjoys skiing, on both snow and water, as well as swimming, and spending time with his wife and three children.