Dr. Emmanuel Kanu (Dr. K) has engaged in clinical practice for over 15 years and his work experiences span three continents and five countries.
Dr. Kanu is an Assistant Clinical Professor (adjunct) of the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University.
He holds dual certifications in General Practice from the Royal College of General Practitioners (United Kingdom) and the College of Family Physicians of Canada. He worked in primary care in Nigeria, Scotland, England and now in Canada.
At Gentle Procedures Clinic in Hamilton and London Dr. Kanu is supported by a dedicated and highly qualified team that ensures the comfort and care of his patients in fully-equipped procedure rooms at our clinics.
In addition to his current focus on circumcision and Family Medicine, he has also worked in other areas of clinical practice including, but not limited to, accident and emergency, neurosurgery, orthopedics, internal medicine and chronic pain management.
Providing the highest level of care while delivering surgical excellence is Dr. Kanu’s specialty. Dr. K always strives to be up to date with medical knowledge and surgical skills in order to support his commitment to exceeding patient expectations.
Dr. Emmanuel Kanu
Dr. K has developed keen interest in medical procedures and pursued training in Pollock Technique™ and Shang Ring circumcision with Dr. Neil Pollock at his Vancouver clinic and training centre. He is pleased to be able to offer the quick and virtually painless Pollock and Shang Ring circumcision procedures in Hamilton.
Dr. Kanu also has advanced training in IUD and implants insertion and removal, minor surgeries, penile frenulectomy and no-scalpel vasectomy.
In his spare time, he engages in medical mission outreaches and also coaches his son’s soccer team and daughter’s basketball team. He is happily married with four kids.
Dr. Kanu has chosen to make virtually painless circumcision the focus of his practice.
Dr. Kanu has chosen to make circumcision a primary focus of his clinic. He offers his patients techniques that are highly advanced, minimally invasive, and have been safely performed on over 60,000 patients in Canada, and beyond.
Please call our clinic to speak with Dr. Kanu directly or contact us at any time with your inquiry.
With his experience and background, Dr. Kanu is convinced that the Pollock Technique™ circumcision, with its four-step pain control protocol, is an effective and virtually painless method. He performs Pollock Technique™ circumcision for all ages – as well as Shang Ring circumcision for adult men and teens.