After serving as a medical officer and dermatologist in the US Army for 12 years, Dr. Michael W. Peterson, D.O. returned to Utah Valley and founded Springville Dermatology. Dr. Peterson 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 includes a transitional internship at William Beaumont Army Medical Center and a residency in dermatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Most recently, he completed a fellowship in Dermatopathology at the University of Texas Southwestern under the direction of the world-renowned Dr. Clay Cockerell. Dr. Peterson is dual-board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology from the American Board of Dermatology.