Aloha Urology was founded by Dr. Garry Peers in May of 2008. Dr. Peers, a fellowship trained urologic surgeon, and a well respected physician in the community recruited Dr. Tim Roytman to join the practice. Dr. Roytman joined Aloha Urology in 2011 after completing urologic surgery residency and fellowship in robotic surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. In 2012, Dr. Smotherman joined the practice and brought his expertise in oncology, stone disease and incontinence. In 2015, Dr. LaNouette joined the practice after relocating to Hawaii from Ohio bringng with him his expertise in office and endo urology.
Drs. Peers, Roytman, Smotherman and LaNouette treat a full spectrum of urologic conditions and offer their patients up to date surgical and medical treatments. Our particular focus is on urologic oncology, stone disease, BPH, female urology and male fertility. A full range of open, laparoscopic and robotic surgical techniques is offered to our patients as appropriate for their particular conditions.
Our physicians treat patients at the Queen’s Medical Center, Kuakini Medical Center, Kapiolani Medical Center and Castle Medical Center. Our physicians also provide specialty urologic services on Kauai and Maui, as well as Hilo and Kona on the Big Island.
Our doctors are affiliated with the Queen’s Cancer Center. Participation in the latest clinical trials is available, when appropriate, through the Queen’s and University of Hawaii Cancer Centers.
At Aloha Urology, you will receive expert care combined with compassion, understanding and aloha.
Meet the Doctors
Garry Peers, MD
Dr. Garry Peers has been a Urologist in Honolulu since 2000 with Queen’s Medical Center serving as his base with affiliations at numerous other hospitals. He was born and raised in South Africa and graduated from medical school in Johannesburg. Dr. Peers completed his urology and fellowship training in Canada.
He provides general adult and pediatric urology care including advanced laparoscopic, robotic and minimally invasive surgeries. He is fellowship trained in reconstructive surgery and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons.
He was the first surgeon in Hawaii to perform robotic surgery and continues to provide robotic surgery for patients from all of the Hawaiian Islands. He has been voted by fellow Physicians to the Nations “Top Doctor” list since 2008.
His outside interests include many of the multiple facets of ocean recreation.
Tim Roytman, MD
Dr. Tim Roytman was raised in Honolulu and graduated from Iolani School. After Iolani, he went on to Northwestern University in Chicago where he received a Bachelor’s in neuroscience. Tim returned home to the University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine for his MD and graduated with honors (AOA). After medical school, he went on to Washington University in St. Louis, a top rated urology training program, where he did his training in general surgery, urologic surgery as well as fellowship in robotic-assisted surgery/advanced laparoscopy. Tim is trained by the leaders in urologic surgery such as Dr. Gerald Andriole, Dr. Adam Kibel, Dr. Sam Bhayani, Dr. Sherb Figenshau, Dr. Arnold Bullock and Dr. Steven Brandes.
Tim is a board certified urologist, a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Urologic Association and the Western Section of the American Urologic Association.
Outside of his practice, he enjoys spending time with his wife, two sons, running and surfing.
Jason Smotherman, MD
Dr. Jason Smotherman joined Aloha Urology in 2012 after 15 years in Oklahoma. He graduated with honors from Southeastern Oklahoma State University with a Bachelors in Chemistry and Biology before attending the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine for medical school and post graduate training. Dr. Smotherman is certified by the American Board of Urology and a member of the AUA and Western section of the AUA. He enjoys music, golf and whatever sport his sons are participating in.