Dr Amen Sibtain
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Dr Amen Sibtain

Dr Amen Sibtain
Amen
Sibtain
MBBS MRCP MD FRCR, Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Management of Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Head and Neck cancers with chemotherapy and radiotherapy

Overview

Centres

London Cromwell Hospital
London Cromwell Hospital

164-178 Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London SW5 0TU

51.49546, -0.19115
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+44 (0)203 848 0900
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Specialises in

Gastrointestinal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gastrointestinal cancer
Head and neck cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Head and neck cancer

Treatments

Chemotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Chemotherapy
Intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Intensity modulated radiotherapy
Radiotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Surface-guided radiotherapy
Surface guided radiotherapy (SGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Surface-guided radiotherapy

Dr Amen Sibtain is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist specialising in the management of Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Head and Neck cancers with chemotherapy and radiotherapy. He is also highly experienced in chemo-radiotherapy, state of the art radiotherapy techniques, including VMAT, stereotactic radiotherapy and radiosurgery, and intraoperative radiotherapy.

Dr Sibtain previously worked at the Royal Marsden, Mount Vernon and The Middlesex Hospitals, before he took up his post at Barts. He was awarded an MD degree for his research in tumour hypoxia by the University of London.

As well as his clinical work he remains actively involved in research. He has been published in a number of peer-reviewed journals and edited the books Towards the Prevention of Cancer (2007) and Physics for Clinical Oncologists.

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Clinical Director of GI oncology and Radiotherapy, St Bartholomew’s Hospital
  • Examiner in oncology for the Royal College of Radiologists
  • Member of the medical advisory panel for both Macmillan and CRUK
  • Oncology advisor for BBC Drama
  • Clinical Lead in Head and Neck Cancer at Barts.

Past position(s)

  • President of the Oncology Section of the Royal Society of Medicine
  • Programme Director for Clinical Oncology Specialist Training Committee for the London Deanery
  • Chairman of the Head and Neck Tumour Board for North East London.

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Specialist Sites - Oesophageal; stomach; gastric; small bowel; pancreas; liver; biliary; colon; rectum; anus. 
  • Treatments - Complex radiotherapy; Stereotactic radiotherapy; Radiosurgery; CyberKnife; Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy; Rapid Arc; Volumetric Arc Radiotherapy

Professional memberships

  • Urology
  • Breast cancer
  • Head & neck
  • Gynaecology cancers
  • The Royal College of Radiologists
  • The Royal Society of Medicine

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