Dr Peter Penkoff

Dr Peter Penkoff

Urological Surgeon

Urological Surgeon
Specialist in Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery
Peter is a Urological Surgeon operating at the Lyell Mc Ewin Hospital and Ashford
Private Hospital, South Australia.
Dr Penkoff has Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degrees. He completed
his Specialist Urology Surgical training with the Royal Australasian College of
Surgeons, rotating through all major hospitals in Adelaide, SA and also at John
Hunter Hospital in Newcastle, NSW. At the end of his training Peter did a Fellowship
year in Urological Oncology, including Robotic surgery and Stone surgery at the
Westmead Public and Private Hospitals and Blacktown Hospital, Sydney, NSW.

After completion of his Urology specialty training and being awarded the Fellowship
of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS), Peter dedicated another year
to purely train in Robotic Surgery in the UK. He gained extensive experience in
Robotic surgery for the treatment of prostate, kidney and bladder cancers, but also
completed a number of reconstructive robotic procedures such as pyeloplasties and
ureteric reimplantations.

To date Peter has had experience with more than 250 Robotic surgical procedures
and is one of the only few urologists in Adelaide who have completed a dedicated
Robotic Urology Oncology Fellowship.

Peter is a full member of the Urological Society of Australia and New Zealand
(USANZ), the European Association of Urology (EAU) and the American Urological
Association (AUA).

Peter has submitted abstracts, authored articles in specialty journals and presented
at a number of national and international meetings. Recently he also published a
book chapter in laparoscopic partial nephrectomy. Peter is continuously improving
and adapting his skills and knowledge to be able to provide the best and most
up-to-date urological care to his patients.