Prof. Gerald Fogarty

BSc, MBBS (Hons), PhD, FRANZCR

Radiation Oncologist

Spoken languages

English

Special clinical interest in skin and prostate cancer, Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy, stereotactic radiotherapy.

Director of Radiation Oncology at the St Vincent’s Clinic, St Vincent’s General Hospital, Darlinghurst, and the Mater Hospital, North Sydney. 

In addition to treating patients at GenesisCare St Vincent’s, Prof Fogarty is also on staff at the Mater Hospital, Melanoma Institute of Australia and the Skin & Cancer Foundation Australia in Sydney. He has spearheaded the use of Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy, a modern radiotherapy technique, in those departments. The Mater Sydney is the nation leader in Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy, an even more conformal means of delivering external beam radiotherapy more safely, rapidly and economically. He also has an interest in prostate cancer and stereotactic body radiotherapy.

He trained at Peter MacCallum Cancer Institute, Australia’s largest cancer centre. He is a recognised authority in the radiation treatment of skin cancer, with a PhD in modern radiation treatments of skin cancer. He has over 100 publications. He has NHMRC funding to over $3 million for an ongoing randomised trial of radiation in melanoma. He is also currently the Master of Warrane College, a university residence at University of NSW, Sydney.

Achievements

Prof Fogarty is a recognised authority in the radiation treatment of skin cancer, with a PhD in modern radiation treatments of skin cancer. He has NHMRC funding to over $3 million for an ongoing randomised trial of radiation in melanoma.