Dr. Peterson received her B.A. from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She received her medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis. She completed her internship in general surgery at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana, and her residency in otolaryngology at the Indiana University School of Medicine.
Dr. Peterson is certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology. Her areas of clinical specialty include general otolaryngology and head and neck surgery.