Specialist Plastic Surgeon
MBBS MS(Adel) FRACS FRCS(Plast) EBOPRAS DUCCF(Paris) FRCS(Eng) FRCSI
Peter is a Specialist Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, who has trained in Australia, the United Kingdom and France to gain extensive qualifications.
He holds two general surgical fellowships (from the Royal College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland); two plastic surgery fellowships (from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and the Royal College of Surgeons); and certification by the European Board of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. Peter also holds a postgraduate Diploma in Head and Neck Surgery from the University of South Paris and a Master of Surgery from the University of Adelaide.
He has written over twenty publications, including seventeen as first author. Additionally, he co-authored a CD-ROM entitled Practical Skin Wound Management as a learning tool for students, trainees and GPs. Peter operates at Burnside Hospital and Adelaide Day Surgery. He has been a volunteer surgeon with Interplast, a not-for-profit organisation established between the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and Rotary to provide free plastic surgery services in developing countries.
At Adelaide Plastic Surgery, Peter provides all types of cosmetic, plastic and reconstructive surgical procedures. His sub-speciality interest lies in head and neck plastic surgery, and he established the first service in Adelaide dedicated to those with facial paralysis.
Outside of his work, Peter’s family is his main interest, with a wife, two daughters, a home and garden. His other daily co-existing interests are boating and fishing.
- Adelaide Plastic Surgery – Level 4, 18 North Terrace Adelaide SA 5000
- Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
- Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons
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