Dr Andrew Chan
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Dr Andrew Chan

Dr Andrew Chan
Andrew
Chan
MBChB (Hons), BMedSci (Hons), MRCP, FRCR, Clinical Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Urological cancers, prostate, Kidney, Bladder, IMRT, IGRT, VMAT, SBRT, Chemotherapy, Hormonal and biological therapy.

Overview

Centres

Birmingham
Birmingham

Little Aston Hall Drive, Sutton Coldfield, B74 3BF

52.60208, -1.87412
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+44 (0) 121 353 3055
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Specialises in

Prostate cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Prostate cancer

Treatments

Image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Image-guided radiotherapy
Intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Intensity modulated radiotherapy
MR linac
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/MR Linac
MRIdian
Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy

Dr Chan graduated with Honours from the University of Birmingham Medical School. He also completed a BMedSci in Physiology, medical membership examinations of the Royal College of Physicians and further specialised in oncology with the completion of fellowship examinations of the Royal College of Radiologists.

Following specialist training in oncology, he completed a fellowship at the Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto Canada, becoming highly competent in advanced radiotherapy techniques such as Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT), Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT), Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) and Volumetric Modulated Arc Therapy (VMAT). Since 2011, he has expanded the IMRT service at his NHS Post with the implementation of IGRT, Adaptive Radiotherapy, VMAT and SBRT.

Education

Universities

  • Medicince (Honours), University of Birmingham Medical School
  • BMedSci in Physiology, University of Birmingham 

 

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Urological including prostate, kidney and bladder.
  • Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR).

Publications

  • Dr Chan has authored a number of peer-reviewed articles as well as written a book chapter in oncology. He is also the principal investigator for several phase 3 clinical trials and is an active trial recruiter to advanced radiotherapy trials.

Professional memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians London
  • Royal College of Radiologists London
  • British Uro-Oncology Group