Peter Dornan
Peter Dornan

Peter's Books

"The Quiet Man"
Australian Story,Transcript - 01/04/2002, Producer: Belinda Hawkins, Researcher: Jo Bevan
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Peter's Sculptures

Graeme Clark  2010 Bagpiper - Brisbane Boys College 2009 Hamstring - Athlete straining hamstring 1979 A W Rudd - Founder of Brisbane Boys College - 2005 Ballet - St Margarets College - 1977 Ariadne Lying - 1992 Dimity with Lighthorseman II - 1989 Dimity - 2002 Dimity  & Self- 1991 The Dancers- Queensland Ballet Company 1990 Dimity - 1991 Dimity - 1985 » see all sculptures

Dip.Phty., FASMF Sports Physiotherapy

Peter is a physiotherapist with 50 years practical experience in the field of sporting injuries. He has been official physiotherapist for many international sporting teams, including being the inaugural physiotherapist for Queensland Reds, the Wallabies and Kangaroos, and is a Foundation Member of the National Rugby League Coaching Panel. A sportsman himself, he is a Foundation Fellow of the Australian Sports Medicine Foundation. He has travelled extensively in the interests of Sports Medicine, and has written numerous articles for Physiotherapy and Sports Medicine journals, as well as designing and marketing a video exercise program, "Medirobics".

He has released his fourth medical book “Pelvic Pain: A musculoskeletal approach to treatment.

Peter's other interests include military history, being a freelance writer for some years. He has studied classical sculpture and has works displayed in many prominent institutions and private collections. In 1997, he became founder and convenor of the Brisbane Prostate Cancer Support Group (more information in Men's Health).

In 2002 Peter was appointed as a Member of the General Division of the Order of Australia (AM). For his achievements in sport, he was awarded the Commemorative 2000 Australian Sports Medal.

Peter is married to Dimity, a Speech Pathologist. They have two adult children, Melissa and Roderick.

Peter's Books

Sporting Injuries I

Diving Stations: The Story of Captain George Hunt and the Ultor
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Nicky Barr - An Australian Air Ace

Nicky Barr - An Australian Air Ace
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Sporting Injuries I

Sporting Injuries I: Indispensable for Players, Coaches, Teachers, Parents, and All Fitness Enthusiasts
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Sporting Injuries I

Sporting Injuries 2: A Trainer's Guide
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