Dr Anne Capp
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Dr Anne Capp

Dr Anne Capp
BMedSci, MBBS, FRANZCR, FRCR, M.Med (ClinEpi), Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Overview

Centres

Newcastle (Oncology)
Newcastle (Oncology)
-32.98074188217417, 151.69224925942373
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Maitland (Oncology)
Maitland (Oncology)
-32.76007886629645, 151.60103195567942
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Specialises in

Blood cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Blood Cancer
Colorectal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Colorectal Cancer
Genitourinary cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary Cancer
Gynaecological cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gynaecological Cancer

Treatments

Brachytherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Brachytherapy
External beam radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/External Beam Radiation Therapy
Radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Radiation Therapy
Stereotactic ablative/body radiation therapy (SABR/SBRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy
Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)

Special clinical interest in genitourinary, colorectal and gynaecological cancers, haematological malignancies and palliative care.

Dr Anne Capp is an experienced general trained radiation oncologist who offers patient-centred care at GenesisCare, Newcastle and Maitland (opening soon). She also has inpatient access to Lake Macquarie Private Hospital.

She attends and contributes to HNEH urology, colorectal, lymphoma and gynaeoncology MDTs. She set up the LDR prostate brachytherapy program, enabling local access and follow up for both Hunter and Mid North Coast residents since 2014.

Anne completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Tasmania in 1988. She completed specialist training in Sydney at St Vincent’s Hospital and St George Hospital. A Clinical Fellowship at The Royal Marsden Hospital, London in urooncology and lymphoma followed. She was appointed to Wollongong Hospital (conjoint appointment with St George Hospital subspecialising in gynaeoncology till 2001) as a Staff Specialist in 1996, then moved to Calvary Mater Newcastle in 2006. After a stint as director of department 2010 to 2012, she left in 2020.

Anne is a Conjoint Senior Lecturer University of Newcastle and has co-authored over 40 papers. She has reviewed patient information for the NSW Cancer Council and the Targeting Cancer website. She has reviewed haematological treatment guidelines for the NSW Cancer Institute.

Anne is active within the RANZCR, as Deputy Chief Accreditation Officer FRO, and was a phase 2 examiner for 10 years.

Research interests

Keen clinical trial contributor and collaborator.

Professional memberships

  • Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Radiologists (RANZCR)
  • Royal College of Radiologists (RCR)
  • Trans-Tasman Radiation Oncology Group (TROG)
  • ESTRO
  • ASTRO
  • ILROG

Publications