Dr. Erik D. Peterson has joined the Visiting Specialists Staff for Freeman Regional Health Services.
Dr. Peterson is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and a native of the Sioux Falls area. He attended the University of South Dakota Medical School, graduating Summa Cum Laude. He completed his residency at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. While there he received extensive training in total joint replacement.
He then completed a fellowship in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine in Phoenix, Arizona where he developed expertise in arthroscopic rotator cuff repair. He specializes in total joint replacement of the shoulder, knee, hip and elbow.
Dr. Peterson works at CORE Orthopedics in Sioux Falls. He will be seeing patients in Freeman Wednesday, November 27.