The Oncology Care Team
The Oncology Department has a dedicated multi-disciplinary team who will be caring for you during your treatment.
Director of Oncology: Dr Gaurav Kapur
Dr David Maskell
|Gynaecology||Head & Neck||Lung|
|Lymphoma||NET||Ovary / Colorectal|
|Sarcoma / CUP||Skin||Urology|
Germ Cell Tumours
|Ovary / Colorectal||Melanoma/Sarcoma/CUP|
Acute Oncology & Haematology Service (AOHS)
Emergency Oncology services – Dr Ricky Fenn, Dr Alex Pawsey, Dr Yasmin Karachiwala
Palliative Care Consultants
Palliative Care Staff Grade: Dr Sanda Hlaing
Clinical Psychologist: Dr Amy Carroll
Specialist Registrars – The Oncology department also has three Specialist Registrars who work alongside the Oncologists as part of a training programme from Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge.
Junior Doctors – Mulbarton Ward has junior Doctors who have their placements in Oncology for 6 months at a time.
Medical Students – The Oncology department supports the University of East Anglia medical students. The students observe treatments and clinics in the department.
Oncology Matron – Tracy Shaw is responsible for managing all of the Nursing services for Oncology and Haematology inpatients, outpatients, Chemotherapy outpatients and Clinical Nurse Specialist services for Haematology, Oncology, AOHS and Palliative Care.
Weybourne Day Unit – Sister Mary Ewin manages the team of Nurses in the Chemotherapy outpatient unit.
Outpatients Department – Sister Mary Ewin manages the team of Oncology and Haematology outpatient Nurses in the Colney Centre.
Mulbarton Ward – Sister Kirsty Lewis manages the three Nursing teams on Mulbarton ward.
Oncology Nurse Specialists
Act as key-workers who provide specialist support and advice to patients who are undergoing treatments.
Hannah Hendry Charlotte Lo Sarah Thirkettle
Liza Cadge Lisa Pedro Bev Knights
Tracey Gibbs Jenny Leeder Ellie Moorse
Siobhan Falco Graham Dilks
Amy Knights Hannah Langley Cathryn Boswell
Are available to provide psychological support and symptom control advice to the patient, family and carers.
Julie Noble Anna Farrar Lynsey Hannant
Lorna Shergold Matt Ludford Ruth Donley Bond
Sophie Herring Vicky Holman Liz Rushbrook
Sarah Plumridge Grainne Murray
Head of Radiotherapy – Mark Gilham is responsible for managing the team of dedicated Oncology Therapy Radiographers within the Colney Centre.
Pre-treatment Radiographers – plan the Radiotherapy treatment with the Clinical Oncologist.
Treatment Radiographers – are responsible for the accurate delivery of Radiotherapy treatment to the patient on a daily basis.
Information and Support Radiographers – provide information about Radiotherapy, support and a review clinic for patients undergoing Radiotherapy.
Radiotherapy Physics – Alison Vinall is responsible for managing a team of physicists who ensure the safety and quality of Radiotherapy treatments given to patients.
Administration and Clerical Team
Administration Managers – Leanne Durrant and Claudia Hackett are responsible for managing the Oncology and Haematology secretarial teams, the Colney Centre receptionists, the Chemotherapy scheduling team and patient pathway co-ordinators. Leanne and Claudia are supported by the Deputy Administration Manager.
For referring GPs only
Please note Admin mailbox and direct department contact for oncology referrals and general queries:-