Peter G. Hanson, MD

Peter G. Hanson, M.D. has a unique background, one that gives him outstanding qualifications on the subject of stress.

You may contact Dr. Hanson here:   Dr. Hanson in Vancouver, BC

With his experience working in Emergency Departments, family practice, and professional sports, Dr. Hanson has a unique background. After graduating from medical school at the University of Toronto, he has delivered hundreds of babies, done house calls, and looked after all age groups from cradle to grave. He served as team doctor to the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football league, and, after moving to Denver Colorado, was a consultant doctor to the NFL’s Denver Broncos, the NHL’s Colorado Avalanche and Los Angeles Kings, as well as the Colorado Rapids of the MLS. He has been a pioneer in treating pain without using drugs, both with acupuncture, IMS, and now his own technique of trigger point injections without any cortisone. He has long been a proponent of finding root causes of illness and injury, helping each patient make good, informed choices.

Dr. Hanson wrote his first book, “The Joy of Stress”, which became Canada’s number one best seller. It was subsequently sold millions of copies in the US, and around the world in over 20 languages. He has done hundreds of appearances on television and radio in three continents. He has written a syndicated newspaper column, and done a nationally syndicated radio feature that ran daily for five years in Canada.

Hanson’s public speaking skills surfaced early, when he was performing daily comedy monologues on live television at the age of 14. As an adult, he has entertained hundreds of live audiences as a key-note speaker. Dr. Hanson has returned to his native British Colombia, doing urgent care in Whistler, and now in Vancouver, where he is specializing in pain treatments without drugs. As co-founder of the popular web site at he writes regular blogs on medical questions as posed by his patients.

Dr. Hanson continues to educate live audiences by offering his expterise in an interesting and entertaining way. He can be reached at :   Dr. Hanson in Vancouver, BC

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