Robert Peterson, MD, MSEE

“My husband is over the moon with my new breast implants and liposuction to my tummy. When he came back from the gulf he was so surprised and he absolutely loved it. I am so happy to have my body back after having my two kids, finally! Dr Peterson really took care of me and I love the girls in the office. Thank you so much.”

– Amy. P. K
Military Spouse

About Dr. Peterson

Dr. Robert Peterson is an experienced Board Certified Plastic Surgeon who is known for his artistic surgical skill and natural results he produces. With over 25 years of experience in providing the highest quality advanced cosmetic services for patients, his philosophy is to render honest care through individualized treatment plans for each patient. His practice prides itself on its long lasting relationships with patients. Dr. Peterson is committed not to changing a patient’s own unique look or giving them that “just-had-plastic surgery-look,” instead his professional and personal goal is to help patients renew, enhance, restore and refine their own natural inner beauty resulting in their feeling positive and happy with their post-operative results.


  • Harvard Medical School (M.D.)
  • Williams College, Cal TechDr Peterson
  • Institute National Polytechnique (France)Dr Peterson
  • Rice University (M.S. Electrical Engineering)

Surgery Training:

  • University of Hawaii (General Surgery)
  • Baylor University (Plastic Surgery)
  • Shanghai Ninth People’s Hospital (China) Microsurgery
  • Showa University (Japan) Pediatric Plastic Surgery

Board Certification:

  • American Society of Plastic Surgery (ASPS)

Languages Spoken:

  • English, French, Chinese, Japanese

Contact Athena Clinic in Hawaii for cosmetic surgery with care and a personal touch today.