About the Doctor

Joel Peterson, D.D.S.

Dr. Peterson grew up in Prophetstown, Illinois. He is a graduate of Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois. He entered the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and graduated in 1986. In July 1988, he completed a two-year pediatric specialty program from the University of Nebraska.

Dr. Peterson is blessed with a beautiful wife, Kim, and they have three wonderful children: Maggie, Jack and Jonah.

Dr. Peterson is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Orthodontic Society. He strives to meet and exceed the standards of the profession through attending numerous pediatric dental seminars.

Dr. Peterson is an avid water fowl hunter and supporter of Ducks Unlimited. He and his family also bleed black and gold – Go Hawks!!