MB BS 1994 Melbourne; FRACS 2004


Peter undertook his surgical training in New Zealand. Upon completion of his Fellowship with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS), he spent 2 years of post-fellowship specialty training in the United Kingdom, firstly at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital and thereafter at the internationally-renowned Edinburgh Breast Unit. He returned to New Zealand to take up his post as a specialist breast and general surgeon in Tauranga Hospital in 2006. He has also been in private practice since 2007, operating at the Grace Private Hospital.

Peter is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)and a member of the NZ Association of General Surgeons (NZAGS).

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Peter specialises in oncoplastic breast cancer surgery and has a strong interest in:

  • laparoscopic (keyhole) gallbladder and hernia surgery
  • melanoma procedures
  • sentinel node procedures
  • thyroid procedures.


  • Oncoplastic breast cancer surgery

Title or Designation

Breast & General Surgeon

Full NZ Registration Date

21 March 1996

Vocational Scope

General Surgery

Contact Details

Mr Peter Chin is available at the following service:

This service is available at the following location:

Promed House, 71 Tenth Avenue, Tauranga

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