Peter A. Pinto, M.D.
Peter A. Pinto, M.D.
Staff Clinician
Head, Prostate Cancer Section

Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute

Building 10 , Hatfield CRC, Room 2W-5940
Bethesda, MD 20892
301-496-6353

Dr. Pinto is a Staff Clinician and faculty member in the Urologic Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. Following a residency in Urologic Surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, he was a Fellow and Clinical Instructor at the Brady Urologic Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Pinto is a Board Certified Urologic Surgeon specializing in oncology and is the Director of the Urologic Oncology Fellowship Program at the National Cancer Institute. He is nationally and internationally recognized as an expert in the minimally invasive treatment of urologic cancers, specializing in laparoscopic and robotic surgery for prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancer.

Areas of Expertise
urologic cancers, laparoscopy, robotic surgery
Selected Publications
  1. Logan JK, Walton-Diaz A, Rais-Bahrami S, Merino MJ, Turkbey B, Choyke PL, Pinto PA.
    J Comput Assist Tomogr. 38: 274-6, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Turkbey B, Merino MJ, Gallardo EC, Shah V, Aras O, Bernardo M, Mena E, Daar D, Rastinehad AR, Linehan WM, Wood BJ, Pinto PA, Choyke PL.
    J Magn Reson Imaging. 39: 1443-8, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Hong CW, Rais-Bahrami S, Walton-Diaz A, Shakir N, Su D, George AK, Merino MJ, Turkbey B, Choyke PL, Wood BJ, Pinto PA.
    BJU Int.. [Epub ahead of print], 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Rais-Bahrami S, Siddiqui MM, Vourganti S, Turkbey B, Rastinehad AR, Stamatakis L, Truong H, Walton-Diaz A, Hoang AN, Nix JW, Merino MJ, Wood BJ, Simon RM, Choyke PL, Pinto PA.
    BJU Int.. [Epub ahead of print], 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Farsaci B, Jochems C, Grenga I, Donahue RN, Tucker JA, Pinto PA, Merino MJ, Heery CR, Madan RA, Gulley JL, Schlom J.
    Int. J. Cancer. 135: 862-70, 2014. [ Journal Article ]

Dr. Pinto is a Staff Clinician and faculty member in the Urologic Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. Following a residency in Urologic Surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, he was a Fellow and Clinical Instructor at the Brady Urologic Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Pinto is a Board Certified Urologic Surgeon specializing in oncology and is the Director of the Urologic Oncology Fellowship Program at the National Cancer Institute. He is nationally and internationally recognized as an expert in the minimally invasive treatment of urologic cancers, specializing in laparoscopic and robotic surgery for prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancer.

Name Position
Steve Abboud Clinical Fellow
Megan Anderson R.N. Clinical Research Nurse
Raju Chelluri Clinical Fellow
Julian Custer Research Biologist (Contr)
John Michael Dibianco Special Volunteer
Mike Fascelli Clinical Fellow
Hui Han M.S. Patient Care Associate
Kathleen G Hilburn Clinical Research Nurse
Richard Ho Clinical Fellow
Nida Hussain Data Manager (Contr.)
Lerkia Parks Patient Care Coordinator (Contr.)
Dima Raskolnikov Special Volunteer

Summary

Dr. Pinto is a Staff Clinician and faculty member in the Urologic Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. Following a residency in Urologic Surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, he was a Fellow and Clinical Instructor at the Brady Urologic Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Pinto is a Board Certified Urologic Surgeon specializing in oncology and is the Director of the Urologic Oncology Fellowship Program at the National Cancer Institute. He is nationally and internationally recognized as an expert in the minimally invasive treatment of urologic cancers, specializing in laparoscopic and robotic surgery for prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancer.

Areas of Expertise
urologic cancers, laparoscopy, robotic surgery

Clinical Trials

Publications

Selected Publications
  1. Logan JK, Walton-Diaz A, Rais-Bahrami S, Merino MJ, Turkbey B, Choyke PL, Pinto PA.
    J Comput Assist Tomogr. 38: 274-6, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  2. Turkbey B, Merino MJ, Gallardo EC, Shah V, Aras O, Bernardo M, Mena E, Daar D, Rastinehad AR, Linehan WM, Wood BJ, Pinto PA, Choyke PL.
    J Magn Reson Imaging. 39: 1443-8, 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  3. Hong CW, Rais-Bahrami S, Walton-Diaz A, Shakir N, Su D, George AK, Merino MJ, Turkbey B, Choyke PL, Wood BJ, Pinto PA.
    BJU Int.. [Epub ahead of print], 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  4. Rais-Bahrami S, Siddiqui MM, Vourganti S, Turkbey B, Rastinehad AR, Stamatakis L, Truong H, Walton-Diaz A, Hoang AN, Nix JW, Merino MJ, Wood BJ, Simon RM, Choyke PL, Pinto PA.
    BJU Int.. [Epub ahead of print], 2014. [ Journal Article ]
  5. Farsaci B, Jochems C, Grenga I, Donahue RN, Tucker JA, Pinto PA, Merino MJ, Heery CR, Madan RA, Gulley JL, Schlom J.
    Int. J. Cancer. 135: 862-70, 2014. [ Journal Article ]

Biography

Dr. Pinto is a Staff Clinician and faculty member in the Urologic Oncology Branch of the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md. Following a residency in Urologic Surgery at Long Island Jewish Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, he was a Fellow and Clinical Instructor at the Brady Urologic Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Pinto is a Board Certified Urologic Surgeon specializing in oncology and is the Director of the Urologic Oncology Fellowship Program at the National Cancer Institute. He is nationally and internationally recognized as an expert in the minimally invasive treatment of urologic cancers, specializing in laparoscopic and robotic surgery for prostate, kidney, bladder, and testicular cancer.

Team

Name Position
Steve Abboud Clinical Fellow
Megan Anderson R.N. Clinical Research Nurse
Raju Chelluri Clinical Fellow
Julian Custer Research Biologist (Contr)
John Michael Dibianco Special Volunteer
Mike Fascelli Clinical Fellow
Hui Han M.S. Patient Care Associate
Kathleen G Hilburn Clinical Research Nurse
Richard Ho Clinical Fellow
Nida Hussain Data Manager (Contr.)
Lerkia Parks Patient Care Coordinator (Contr.)
Dima Raskolnikov Special Volunteer