Dr Peter Ryder
‘If the physician understands things exactly and sees and recognises all illnesses in the macrocosm outside man, and if he has a clear idea of man and his whole nature, then and only then is he a physician.” (Paracelsus)
Some specialty areas of care Peter provides include:
- General GP duties
- Family health
- Minor excisions
- Cortisone Injections
- Pain management
- Travel medicine
Dr Peter Ryder has provided over 20 years of care to patients within Geelong and the Surfcoast earning a reputation as a traditional ‘family doctor’ for many people residing within the region.
A well respected professional his easy going nature and empathetic approach ensure his patients leave his rooms with clarity as to any health issues they may have and feel confident in his level of care.
Peter enjoys the broad range of general practice, from birth to aged care and incorporates an evidence based integrative medicine approach combined with traditional Western medicine.
In addition to his local GP duties ‘Dr Peter’ as he is affectionately known to many Surfcoast residents has enriched his experience in medicine by working overseas with Tibetan refugees in India, studying Chinese medicine and completing a post graduate study in acupuncture.
A multi-faceted GP Peter practices in many areas of general practice including sports injuries, young family health, minor incisions and pain management including the administering of simple cortisone.
A part of Australian cricketing royalty Peter is a cricket tragic who also enjoys swimming, cycling and the performing arts.