Dr Sandy Sampaio


Radiation Oncologist

I feel privileged to work in a field where there is constant technological innovation dedicated to improving the quality of radiation therapy.

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Special clinical interests in neurological tumours, and upper and lower GI (gastrointestinal) tumours.

Dr Sampaio obtained her primary medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand in South Africa.  She undertook training in Internal Medicine in the UK and Adelaide before entering training in radiation oncology. She rotated through centres in Sydney and Wollongong before completing a clinical fellowship at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. Dr Sampaio proceeded to practise as a Staff Specialist at Chris O’ Brien Lifehouse with subspecialty interests in the Central Nervous System (CNS) and GI tumours. Dr Sampaio has a personal interest in palliative care and cancer survivorship.

Clinical interests

Dr Sampaio also has clinical interest in palliative medicine and survivorship.

Professional memberships

  • ESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology)