Strathfield Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Strathfield Private Hospital specialist Peter Laniewski

Dr Peter Laniewski


Dr Laniewski is an Australian born and trained Plastic Surgeon. In addition to his Australian fellowships in Plastic Surgery and General Surgery he holds a Fellowship from the prestigious Royal Marsden Hospital in London in Breast Reconstruction. His expertise lies in DIEP flap ad implants, Breast Reconstruction and all types of Breast Surgery, but he also has a special interest in Rhinoplasty, Facial Rejuvenation and Facelift Surgery.

His aim is to provide women with all options for Breast Reconstruction, from tissue expansion to autologous  breast reconstruction particularly DIEP flaps as well as attending to the contralateral breast to provide symmetry where necessary.

Dr Laniewski is a surgeon at Strathfield Private Hospital and holds public appointments as a Visiting Medial Officer at the Princess Mary Cancer Centre and Breast Cancer Institute at Westmead Public Hospital.

Despite the perceived differences between Cosmetic and Reconstructive Plastic Surgery, the same knowledge of applied anatomy and surgical technique apply equally to both disciplines.

Dr Laniewski also has a large skin cancer practice with particular expertise in reconstructing facial defects following excision of all types of skin cancer. His expertise extends to aesthetic breast surgery including breast lift, breast reduction and breast augmentation as well as facial aesthetic surgery, rhinoplasty, otoplasty and body contouring surgery.

Dr Laniewski also has a continuing interest in all aspects of Hand Surgery including carpal tunnel release, dupuytrens contracture, hand fractures and trauma to the hand including nerve and vessel damage.