Dr James MacKean
/content/dam/asset-migration/headshots/au-doctor-headshots/AU_Oncology_Headshot_GA_Dr James MacKean.jpg

Dr James MacKean

Dr James MacKean
MBBS, FRANZCR, Radiation Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Overview

Centres

Wesley Medical Centre (Oncology)
Wesley Medical Centre (Oncology)
-27.476494536119898, 152.99746445565626
/au/our-centres/wesley-hospital
Chermside (Oncology)
Chermside (Oncology)
-27.381837593738126, 153.02949042694252
/au/our-centres/chermside
Buderim (Oncology)
Buderim (Oncology)
-26.683981752612794, 153.05602274232925
/au/our-centres/buderim-oncology
Nambour (Oncology)
Nambour (Oncology)
-26.619961411428715, 152.95199538441608
/au/our-centres/nambour
St Stephen's Hospital (Oncology)
St Stephen's Hospital (Oncology)
-25.2995809064844, 152.823651786477
/au/our-centres/st-stephens-hospital-oncology

Specialises in

Blood cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Blood Cancer
Gastrointestinal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gastrointestinal Cancer
Genitourinary cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary Cancer
Prostate cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Prostate Cancer

Treatments

Brachytherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Brachytherapy
DCISionRT®
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/DCISionRT
Palliative radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Palliative Radiation Therapy
Radiation therapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology
Service/Cancer/Radiation Oncology/Radiation Therapy

Special clinical interests in prostate brachytherapy, urological, gastrointestinal, stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) SABR, haematology, and palliative and clinical mentoring.

Dr James MacKean is based in Brisbane and works at both GenesisCare’s Chermside and Wesley centres. James also regularly visits GenesisCare Sunshine Coast and Fraser Coast.

James commenced employment at the Wesley in 2000, after completing registrar training in New South Wales and a Fellowship year at Mt Vernon Hospital, London.

He has a particular interest in all aspects of the management of Prostate cancer.

His other interests are Palliative care, Colorectal and Haematological malignancies. He is a member of the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Genito-urinary Group and a former chair of the Australasian Brachytherapy Group.

Consults at:
Wesley Medical Centre
Chermside
GenesisCare Sunshine Coast
GenesisCare Fraser Coast

Awards

Windeyer Fellowship 1999

Professional memberships

  • Fellow RANZCR

Publications

  • Long‐term outcomes of high‐dose‐rate brachytherapy for intermediate‐ and high‐risk prostate cancer with a median follow‐up of 10 years.  John W. Yaxley Kevin V2Lah  Julian P. Yaxley  Robert A. Gardiner  Hema Samaratunga  James MacKean, BJUI,vol120, 2017 , p 56-60