Mark Peterson, D.O.
Dr. Mark W. Peterson is our Sports Medicine physician. He uses conservative treatment to try to prevent surgery when possible. He specializes in ultrasound-guided injections and non-surgical orthopedic care.
Dr. Peterson is originally from Salt Lake City. He is board-certified in Family and Sports Medicine.
Dr. Peterson attended the University of Utah and graduated from Brigham Young University. He earned his medical degree at Midwestern University – Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. At Michigan State University he served as a Family Medicine resident at Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies. Dr. Peterson then went on to the Kansas City University of Medicine and Bio-sciences where he completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship in Bentonville, Arkansas.
Dr. Peterson is fluent in Spanish and has also lived in Lima, Peru.
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 several high schools in Utah. He currently helps cover Skyline High School athletics.
He enjoys motorcycling, skiing and spending time with his wife and three children.
Dr. Peterson’s practice includes:
- Non-surgical orthopedic diagnosis and care
- Musculoskeletal ultrasound exams
- Ultrasound-guided injections
- Concussion management
- Sport and Scout physicals
- Fracture care
- Synvisc and Euflexxa Injections
- Cortisone Injections
- Casting and Bracing
- Regenerative Medicine Injections
- Plasma Rich Protein Injections (PRP)