Staff Profile

Dr. Peter Wright

Anaesthetist

MBBS, FANZCA

Dr. Peter Wright is an anaesthetist working in Hobart. He shares his working week between a permanent position as a staff specialist at the Royal Hobart Hospital and private practice. His roles at the Royal Hobart Hospital have included anaesthetic lead in obstetric anaesthesia, and anaesthetic lead in quality and safety. He is an associate in the Hobart Anaesthetic Group and has had a connection with the group since 2010. Peter grew up on a sheep and cropping farm in central Victoria before moving to Melbourne to undertake his medical studies. His anaesthetic training has been undertaken in Melbourne, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and Tasmania where he finally moved in 2007. His interests outside medicine include mountain biking and music. In 2015 he completed a Bachelor of Arts in History and Classics at the University of London. He is presently studying a Masters in Medicine at Monash University.