Dr Paterson graduated with his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in 2011 from the University of Adelaide. Dr Paterson is currently completing his radiology and nuclear medicine training and has joined Dr Jones & Partners as a Nuclear Medicine Fellow as part of his training program.

Dr Paterson completed his final radiology exams in 2017 and is due to complete his radiology training at the end of 2018.

Dr Paterson is interested in MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine and holds a sub specialist interest in neuroradiology.

Dr Paterson enjoys travelling and kite boarding. He is also an accomplished sailor and has raced in both the Sydney to Hobart and the Fastnet Yacht races.