r The Springville-Mapleton Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce that Springville Dermatology is our September Business of the Month.
Springville Dermatology is a private dermatology practice located on 732 North Main Street in Springville. The owner is Dr. Michael Warren Peterson D.O. and he is one of only two people in Utah Valley who is board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology.rDr. Michael Peterson started his practice in Springville in 2012 after serving as a medical officer and dermatologist for the United States Army for 12 years.
Dr. Peterson was raised in Utah County and is a graduate of Brigham Young University. He attended medical school at the College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific where he received Sigma Sigma Phi honors and was awarded the Health Professions Army Scholarship. His post-graduate training included a transitional internship at William Beaumont Army Medical Center and a residency in dermatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin.
During his military career, LTC Michael Peterson was an ambassador in the field of dermatology. He served overseas on two different assignments and was the Chief of Dermatology at the 121 Hospital in Seoul Korea. During his service, he was awarded two Meritorious Service Medals, the Army Accommodation Medal, and two Army Achievement Medals. After the military, he completed a fellowship in Dermatopathology at the University of Texas Southwestern under the direction of the world-renowned Dr. Clay Cockerell.
Currently, Dr. Michael Peterson is an associate professor for the Aspen Dermatology Residency program where he enjoys educating physicians to become dermatologists. He has given numerous CME lectures, published multiple peer-reviewed journal articles, and has written chapters in several dermatology textbooks.rIn his clinic, Dr. Michael Peterson focuses on all aspects of general, medical, and pediatric dermatology and has a special interest in diagnosing skin biopsies under the microscope. He also has developed a cosmetic clinic that provides affordable cosmetic services such as laser hair removal, facial rejuvenation, botox, fillers,rand so much more.
Dr Michael Peterson has an amazing staff and is willing to serve anyone who comes in to see him. If you have a rash, an itch, weird moles, acne, or any problem with your skin call Springville dermatology at 801-704-7001 and Dr. Michael Peterson and his associates will be happy to see you. His office accepts all patients and insurances and has nurses who speak Spanish.rDr Michael Peterson and his staff appreciate the Chamber’s selection of being the business of the month and are humbled to serve the people in the Springville-Mapleton area.