Australian Medical Laser Association, Inc

Biography of Peter Jenkins


Peter A. Jenkins, MBA, began his exciting and ongoing adventure in the world of laser phototherapy in Australia in 1996. His technical background includes the specification and development of laser phototherapy devices for safety, reliability, affordability and efficacy, and he is driven to create technologies that enable practitioners to optimize their patients’ clinical outcomes. A passionate educator, Peter sees market education as the key to improving standards in the laser phototherapy industry and holding manufacturers and marketers accountable for the claims they make.


  • Master of Business Administration (University of Western Sydney) 1997
  • Avionics Technician (Royal Australian Air Force) 1992
  • Instrument Fitter (Royal Australian Air Force) 1984

Professional Positions

  • SpectraMedics Pty Ltd (Founder, Managing Director)
  • SpectraVET Inc (Founder, Dir. Education & Technology)
  • Immunophotonics Inc (Director, Board Secretary)

Honorary Professional Positions

  • Co-Founder & Council Member, Australian Medical Laser Association Inc
  • Committee Member, Standards Australia HE3-12/003 (Medical Laser Safety)
  • Peer Reviewer, Photomedicine & Laser Surgery
  • Peer Reviewer, Lasers in Surgery & Medicine
  • Peer Reviewer, Photochemistry & Photobiology
  • Peer Reviewer, Dose-Response
  • Past President (1998-9), Hornsby and District Chamber of Commerce & Industry Inc