Awards and Honors
Dr. Peterson has a Certification of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine. He specializes in diagnosing and treating a number of sports-related injuries including:
Acute & Chronic Joint Pain
Lateral Epicondylosis (Tennis Elbow)
High Hamstring Strains/Tears
Knee Ligament Injuries (ACL, MCL, etc.)
Female Athletic Triad
Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Medial Epicondylosis (Golfers Elbow)
Rotator Cuff Strain/Tendonopathy/Tear
Acromioclavicular Joint Sprains
Meniscal/Articular Cartilage Injuries
He has been awarded recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance Diabetes Recognition Program. Clinicians who achieve the Diabetes Recognition Program show their peers, patients and others in the diabetes community that they are part of an elite group that is publicly recognized for its skill in providing the highest-level diabetes care.
Dr. Peterson was named to the 2011 U.S. News & World Report Top Doctors ranking. For a complete listing of Franciscan St. Francis Health physicians who made the rankings, visit here.
He was also named to the 2013 - 2018 Indianapolis Monthly magazine's Top Doctor's list in family medicine and in 2017 for sports medicine. To view the Indianapolis Monthly Top Doc winners, click here.