About Dr. Kyle Kowalewski
Dr Kyle Kowalewski is a General Surgeon with subspecialty training in breast surgery including the management of benign and malignant breast disease. He also maintains an interest in the areas of laparoscopic gallbladder surgery, hernia repair and skin cancer surgery.
After an undergraduate honours Biology degree in Canada, Kyle attended the University of Sydney School of Medicine prior to completing his internship in Sydney. Kyle then moved to Queensland for the remainder of his years as a junior and senior medical officer.
In 2014 Kyle became a fellow of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons (RACS) after completing his specialist training in General Surgery in collaboration with General Surgeons Australia (GSA).
During his years as a registrar, Kyle developed a keen interest in the management of breast cancer which led him to seek subspecialist training through BreastSurgANZ in Christchurch, New Zealand for 1 year followed by a second year at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne. It was during this year in Melbourne as the Surgical Oncology Fellow that Kyle’s subspecialist training expanded to include the surgery of skin cancer.
In addition to his appointment as a Visiting Medical Officer (VMO) at Peninsula Private Hospital, Kyle also holds a VMO position at Montserrat Day Hospital in North Lakes, in addition to regularly visiting regional areas of Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria as a locum consultant in General and Breast Surgery.