Peter graduated in 1982 from the Medical School University of NSW and initially worked at the Gosford, Royal Canberra and Woden Hospitals.
Peter was the expedition doctor for the 1988 Australian Baruntse Expedition followed by a period of locum work in the UK. Peter returned to Australia in 1992 to undertake his anaesthetic training at the Royal Hobart Hospital, the Royal Children’s Melbourne, Monash and Taunton Hospital in the UK.
Peter has since been employed as Staff Specialist at the Royal Hobart Hospital and was supervisor of training for a period. Peter’s current area of practice is largely Neurological Anaesthesia in addition to Vascular and General Surgery Anaesthesia.
Peter spends time outside of his work enjoying the natural beauty of Tasmania.