Born in Germany, Dr Peter Erdmann MBBS moved to Australia in 1996 and has been living in the Illawarra since 1998.

Dr Erdmann completed his medical studies at the University of Wollongong, and he has practiced medicine in the Illawarra region since graduating in 2010.

From 2018 to 2020, Dr Erdmann was employed as a Ship’s Medical Officer for the Carnival UK cruise ship line.

Dr Erdmann has a background in anaesthetics and critical care, having worked as a registrar in these areas at Wollongong Public Hospital.