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Dr. Peterson is a 1974 graduate of Northwestern University Medical School. He is a member of the American Society of Addiction Medicine. He is Board Certified in both Psychiatry and Addiction Medicine and has over 30 years of experience in the field of Psychiatry/Addiction and Eating Disorders.
Dr. Peterson served as the Chief of Psychiatric Services at the Naval Regional Medical Center in Yokosuka, Japan, and has held several Medical Director positions in the past. He has worked in the community mental health setting and in private practice and has gained a wealth of knowledge while doing this work. As a past recipient of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Physician’s Recognition Award, Dr. Peterson has presented many presentations and authored publications in Psychiatry and Pharmacotherapy. Dr. Peterson has served in this position since the opening of the Center for Eating Disorders. Dr. Peterson enjoys traveling and has visited all seven continents. He is an avid reader, who enjoys time with his family and pets.
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