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Aaron M. Petersen, M.D.


Dr Aaron Peterson

Dr. Aaron M. Petersen is a board certified ophthalmologist.  He practices general ophthalmology and performs cataract surgery with intraocular lens implants.

Dr. Petersen received his undergraduate degree from Arizona State University, then completed medical school at the University of Arizona. After an internship at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, he moved to Charleston, South Carolina for a residency in ophthalmology at the Storm Eye Institute of the Medical University of South Carolina.

Dr. Petersen was raised in Gilbert, Arizona. He and his wife, Melissa, are the parents of six children. He spends his free time with them and also enjoys history, sports and music. Dr. Petersen is fluent in Spanish.



All of our doctors are able to provide care for a wide variety of conditions and treatments. Some of Dr. Petersen’s specialties include the following:


See which locations Dr. Petersen is serving.


Casa Grande

560 N. Camino Mercado, #1
Casa Grande, AZ 85122
Tel: (520) 426-9224


Mesa – Stapley Drive

1055 S. Stapley Dr.
Mesa, AZ 85204
Tel: (480) 833-9100

The entire team at Southwest Eye Center went above and beyond my expectations in helping me with my eye problem, from the front desk lady all the way up the chain to the MD. Thank you Dr. Petersen

– Daniel L.