dr peter walsh
BSc (Hons), BMBS, PhD, DCH
Dr Peter is a caring and compassionate GP who grew up in Yallambie and is a father of two. As well as his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, Peter has a PhD in molecular and cell biology, has recently won an award with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and is known for his frontline work in the COVID-19 pandemic response.
Peter is a strong believer in taking time to listen to his patients, enjoys all areas of General Practice and has a special interest in mental health, sports injuries, minor surgery, chronic disease management and the link between diet, inflammation, insulin resistance and other conditions such as weight gain and PCOS. He has worked remotely as a GP and in hospital roles in emergency departments, obstetrics and surgery.
Peter is excellent with children and has completed additional paediatrics training with a Diploma of Child Health. Peter is a Collingwood supporter (though don't hold that against him!)