PROCEDURES

Steve Peterson, DO

Medical Aesthetic Specialist Lakecrest Cosmetic
817.579.5476 Lakecrest Cosmetic
1315 Waters Edge Dr.
Suite #107
Granbury, TX 76048
5+ Years of Medical Experience

Honors

Top10MD 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

Publications | Abstracts

  • B Mastopexy: Versatility and 5-Year Experience, The Am J of Cosmetic Surg.  2007;24:85-90
  • Laparoscopic Pyloroplasty versus Gastrojejunostomy in Patients With Delayed Gastric Emptying
  • Accepted: Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Evaluation of Safety and Efficacy of Early Chest Tube Removal after VATS Lung Resection, Poster Presentation: SAGES April 2001
  • Efficiency in Thoracoscopic Procedures: A Model For All Minimally Invasive Procedures, Poster Presentation: SAGES April 2001

 

Education

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified in General Cosmetic Surgery, American Board of Cosmetic Surgery
  • Board Certified in General Surgery, American Osteopathic Board of Surgery
  • National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners

Training

  • Cosmetic Surgery Fellowship, Facial Plastic & Cosmetic Surgical Center, Abilene, TX
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery Fellowship, St. Peter’s University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ
  • General Surgery Residency, Pinnacle Health at CGOH, Harrisburg, PA
  • Internship – Internal Medicine Track, Doctors Hospital, Columbus, OH

Clinical Experience

  • Colon and Rectal, Georgia Colon and Rectal Surgical Assoc., Atlanta, GA
  • Trauma, Cooper Hospital, Camden, NJ
  • Pediatric Surgery, Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Training Center, Marietta, GA
  • Breast, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Gastric Mixed Tumors, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
  • Plastic Surgery Residency Experience, Mark Boland, DO

Education

  • Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, MO, Doctor of Osteopathy
  • Augustana College, Rock Island, IL, Bachelor of Arts, Major in Biology/Premed

Insurance

Cosmetic surgery is primarily an out-of-pocket expense and not covered by health insurance.  However, your insurance company may cover certain procedures.

Please check with your provider for health insurance coverage or call our office to determine if your procedure will be covered.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Lake Granbury Medical Center, Granbury, TX
  • THR: Harris Methodist Erath Co. Hospital, Stephenville, TX

Biography

“I take pleasure watching my patients transform themselves, whether it is major, minor, or just subtle enhancements. Meeting new patients, creating new relationships, and forming new bonds makes my practice feel like most of my patients are like family.” Dr. Steven W. Peterson

Dr. Steve Peterson first discovered his passion for Cosmetic procedures during his fellowship in minimally invasive surgery while learning to minimize scaring and provide a better aesthetic results. His interest only grew over his next two years in private practice and he went on to complete a general cosmetic surgery fellowship and has become board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Surgery and the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery.

Although very busy, Dr. Peterson is a devoted family man. He adores his two children and shares that his wife Alisa is “an incredible woman who I admire greatly for her professional abilities as a physician specializing in internal medicine, her loving motherhood, and for being my supporting wife.”

Associations

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • Texas Cosmetic Surgical Society, Board Member, Past President, Past Secretary / Treasurer

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