Dr Peter Myers was educated in Brisbane and received his medical degree from the University of Queensland in 1977. He completed his Orthopaedic Training and was admitted as a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons in 1985. He was also admitted as a Fellow of the Australian Orthopaedic Association in 1988. He undertook Fellowship training in Atlanta, Toronto and Edinburgh.
His practice focuses on sports orthopaedics and knee surgery. Dr Myers has lectured extensively both nationally and internationally and holds committee positions with a number of organisations. He lectures at the University of Queensland and is a Clinical Associate Professor with the Department of Surgery and an Adjunct Professor with the Department of Human Movement and Nutrition Sciences. Dr Myers has a Public Hospital appointment at the Mater Misericordia Public Hospital. He has been an examiner for the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and continues to supervise a Fellowship training program. With his extensive research and lecture program, Dr Myers has published in many national and international medical journals. A list of these publications is available for download. In 2014, Dr Myers was awarded a Member of the Order of Australia for services to Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. He is a past president of the Australian Knee Society.
Dr Myers has been involved with the Brisbane Broncos Rugby League team from 1988 to 2015 and remains involved with the Queensland Reds Rugby Union team and the Australian Rugby Union.