Dr Peter Scougall

Hand & Wrist Surgery



Dr Peter Scougall has over 20 years of experience in hand and wrist surgery and is consultant at the prestigious Department of Hand and Upper Limb Surgery at Sydney Hospital. He has also committed to the Illawarra for over 20 years. He has a strong research interest in improving outcomes in hand surgery and has published translational biomechanical research on the stability of tendon repairs in hand trauma.


Dr Scougall is located at our Wollongong clinic.




  • Degenerative disease
  • Arthritis of the hand and wrist
  • Complex reconstruction of hand and wrist
  • Joint replacement
  • Management of hand trauma

Selected publications

  • Animal Models for Tendon Repair Experiments: A Comparison of Pig, Sheep and Human Deep Flexor Tendons in Zone II
  • Evaluation of the artificial cotton roll tendon model for mechanical tendon repair experiments

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