Peter A. Pinto, M.D.
Peter A. Pinto, M.D.
Investigator
Head, Prostate Cancer Section

Dr. Pinto is an Investigator 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

Contact Info

Peter A. Pinto, M.D.
Center for Cancer Research
National Cancer Institute
Building 10, Hatfield CRC, Room 2W-5940
Bethesda, MD 20892
301-496-6353
pintop@mail.nih.gov

View Dr. Pinto's PubMed Summary.

Selected Recent Publications
  1. 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. 115: 772-9, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
  2. 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. 115: 381-8, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
  3. 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 ]
  4. 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 ]
  5. 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 ]

Dr. Pinto is an Investigator 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 MRSP Student
Megan Anderson R.N. Clinical Research Nurse
Raju Chelluri MRSP Student
Julian Custer Research Biologist (Contr)
John Dibianco Special Volunteer
Mike Fascelli MRSP Student
Hui Han M.S. Patient Care Associate
Kathleen Hilburn R.N. Clinical Research Nurse
Richard Ho MRSP Student
Nida Hussain Data Manager (Contr.)
Lerkia Parks Patient Care Coordinator (Contr.)
Dima Raskolnikov Special Volunteer
Maria Trattler N.P. Nurse Practitioner (Contr.)
Nana Yaqub-Ogun P.A. Physician Assistant

Clinical Trials

Publications

View Dr. Pinto's PubMed Summary.

Selected Recent Publications
  1. 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. 115: 772-9, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
  2. 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. 115: 381-8, 2015. [ Journal Article ]
  3. 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 ]
  4. 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 ]
  5. 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 ]

Biography

Dr. Pinto is an Investigator 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 MRSP Student
Megan Anderson R.N. Clinical Research Nurse
Raju Chelluri MRSP Student
Julian Custer Research Biologist (Contr)
John Dibianco Special Volunteer
Mike Fascelli MRSP Student
Hui Han M.S. Patient Care Associate
Kathleen Hilburn R.N. Clinical Research Nurse
Richard Ho MRSP Student
Nida Hussain Data Manager (Contr.)
Lerkia Parks Patient Care Coordinator (Contr.)
Dima Raskolnikov Special Volunteer
Maria Trattler N.P. Nurse Practitioner (Contr.)
Nana Yaqub-Ogun P.A. Physician Assistant