Dr Catherine Heath

MB, ChB(Hons) MRCP FRCR


Special clinical interest in prostate cancer, external beam radiotherapy, prostate brachytherapy, prostate cancer chemotherapy, radioisotopes for treatment of bone secondaries.

LANGUAGES

English

Professional profile

Year qualified
1992

Research interests
Current national multi-centre trials.

Current NHS post
Consultant Clinical Oncologist, University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust.

Professional memberships
British Uro-Oncology Group (BUG) (Trustee and Treasurer)
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

Dr Heath is Lead Clinician for Urological Malignancies in Southampton.

Her main interests involve the non-surgical treatment of prostate cancer. She also has interests in bladder cancer, radiotherapy for testicular cancer, and is the Lead Oncologist in Wessex for non-surgical treatment of penile cancer as part of the supra-regional multidisciplinary team led by Mr N Watkin at St George’s Hospital.

Dr Heath set up and continues to run the Southampton Prostate Brachytherapy Seed Implant service in early 2006 and is a founding member and executive committee member of the British Uro-Oncology Group.

 

Specialities

  • Oncology

Centres