Ashley Peterson, PA-C
Ashley Peterson works with Dr. John Belzer caring for patients in clinic and assisting in surgery. Their team specializes in minimally invasive arthroscopic, reconstructive and replacement surgery of conditions of the shoulder, knee, and elbow. She also helps patients prepare for surgery during the pre-operative process and provides care afterward to help facilitate rehab and return to normal activities.
Ashley is a Bay Area native, having grown up in Los Gatos and Santa Cruz, CA. She graduated from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo where she earned her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering. She completed research at Stanford School of Medicine and worked as an EMT for three years prior to pursuing her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from Quinnipiac University in Connecticut.
Outside of work, Ashley enjoys backpacking, playing volleyball, and traveling. She was fortunate enough to travel the world for nearly a year and experience a variety of new cultures and cuisines. To learn more about physician assistants, click here.