Undergraduate: National Taiwan University, Premed.
Medical School: National Taiwan University, 1980.
Graduate School: Baylor College of Medicine, 1987.
Residency: Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, 1993.
Board Certification: American Board of Ophthalmology
Affiliation: Covenant Medical Center and UMC.
Academic Appointment: Clinical Assistant Professor, TTUHSC.
Spouse: Lillian Chou, MD.
Dr Peterson was born in Reno Nevada and later moved to Sacramento CA. He attended Brigham Young University Idaho where he received his Bachelors in biology. During that time, he served a two year mission for his church in the Hawaiian Islands Before attending optometry school. Dr. Peterson worked for the largest pathology group in Northern California.
Dr Peterson attended the Pennsylvania College of Optometry at Salus University where he received his Doctorate of Optometry in 2012. Shortly after graduation, he joined Lubbock Ophthalomology Associates in 2012. Dr Peterson is married and has 5 children.