Dr. Aaron Peterson grew up in Salt Lake City and graduated from The University of Utah in Behavioral Science and Health. Before medical school he worked at the organ donation centers in Salt Lake as well as in Houston recovering tissues and organs for transplant. He completed medical school at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in San Francisco California. His dermatology training and research began in Scottsdale and Lake Havasu City, Arizona and his dermatology residency was completed here in Utah Valley.
Dr. Peterson enjoys every facet of dermatology from pediatrics to complicated cutaneous skin cancers. Dr.Peterson performs in-office Mohs micrographic surgery for the removal of skin cancers as well as excision and removal of benign tumors and cysts.
Dr. Peterson is married and has 4 children with whom he enjoys spending most of his time outside of medicine. He also enjoys reading, traveling, photography and sports of every kind.