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Richard Melton Peterson

Richard Melton Peterson, American orthopedic physician assistant, athletic trainer. Fellow American Acd. Physician Assistants, National Athletic Training Association, Society Air Force Physician Assistants, Oklahoma Academy Physician Assistants.

Background

  • Peterson, Richard Melton was born on August 21, 1958 in Galesburg, Illinois, United States. Son of Walter L. Peterson and Barbara E. Brown Dryden.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, 1986. Master of Science in Sports Medicine, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, 1988.

    Career

    • Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1979, advanced through grades to major. Physician assistant; fellow in orthopaedic surgery Air Force, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, 1994-1995. Athletic trainer.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Fellow American Acd. Physician Assistants, National Athletic Training Association, Society Air Force Physician Assistants, Oklahoma Academy Physician Assistants.

    Personality

    Interests

    Rugby, horseback riding, art, gaelic music.

    Connections

    • Married Anne Francis MacGregor, January 25, 1981. Children: Justin, Shannon, Jasper.
    • father: Walter L. Peterson
    • mother: Barbara E. Brown Dryden
    • spouse: Anne Francis MacGregor
    • children: Justin Peterson
    • Shannon Peterson
    • Jasper Peterson
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    Born August 21, 1958
    (age 59)
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