A cancer diagnosis is usually extremely confronting – guiding patients through their treatment options is essential.
Special clinical interests in lung and breast cancer
Tim is a medical oncologist with specialty interests of lung, breast and genitourinary cancers (prostate, kidney, bladder and testis). He graduated from UWA and undertook basic physician training at Royal Perth Hospital. He undertook his specialist training at University Hospital Geelong and St Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne.
Tim completed a doctoral thesis on lung cancer pathology through the University of Melbourne. In addition to clinical practice he enjoys advancing cancer care through clinical trials of new therapies and supportive care interventions like exercise. He is also active teaching junior doctors, nurses and allied health staff. Tim is an Adjunct Associate Professor at Edith Cowan University.
Tim is married and has three children. In his spare time he enjoys watching motor racing, soccer and Australian music.
For more information, please visit: https://www.drtimclay.com.au/.
While Tim treats all solid tumours in adult patients, his particular areas of interest are in lung and breast cancer.
- Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP)
- Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA)
- Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA)