Professor Peter Cuckow

Professor Peter Cuckow

MB BS, FRCS (Paed)

Paediatric Surgery

35 years of experience
22 years as a specialist

Subspecialty

  • Urology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2978628
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    About

    Mr Peter Cuckow is a Consultant Paediatric Urologist and currently Lead Surgeon in the Department of Urology and Lead Clinician in Bladder Exstrophy management at Great Ormond Street Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Paediatric Urology at the Institute of Urology. He is also involved in the running of the two centre National Exstrophy Service. Mr Cuckow’s specialist interests include reconstructive surgery of severe congenital anomalies of the urinary tract, hypospadias and bladder exstrophy. 

     

    Mr Cuckow qualified in London in 1984, completing surgical training in Cambridge, Leeds and finally Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, where he was appointed as a Consultant Paediatric Urologist in 1998, trained by Presidents of the European Society of Paediatric Urology (ESPU).

    As the Operating surgeon in approximately 120 cases of bladder exstrophy and a strong advocate of the Kelly Operation, he is the author of over 40 peer reviewed articles on paediatric Urology and 15 chapters in major textbooks.

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    Medical procedures

    • Paediatric surgery
    • Reconstructive surgery of severe congenital anomalies of the urinary tract, hypospadias and bladder exstrophy

     

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    Special interests

    • Urology
    • Hypospadias
    • Incontinence
    • Bladder exstrophy
    • Prenatally detected abnormalities of the urinary tract
    • Cloacal anomalies
    • Congenital megaureter
    • Disorders of sexual development
    • Epispadias
    • Hydrocele
    • Hernia
    • Hydronephrosis
    • Neuropathic bladder
    • Posterior urethral valves
    • PUJ obstruction
    • Undescended testes
    • Vesico ureteric reflux
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    Education

    Primary medical qualification

    LMSSA 1984 Society of Apothecaries of London
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