Dr Charles Lowdell
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Dr Charles Lowdell

Dr Charles Lowdell
Charles
Lowdell
Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Breast cancer, Gastrointestinal cancer

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

Breast cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Breast cancer
Gastrointestinal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gastrointestinal cancer

Treatments

Chemotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Chemotherapy
Deep Inspiration Breath Hold
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Deep inspiration breath hold
External beam radiotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/External beam radiotherapy
Genetic and genomic testing
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Pathology tests and procedures
Service/Cancer/Pathology tests and procedures/Genetic testing
Image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Image-guided radiotherapy
Partial Breast Irradiation (PBI)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Partial breast irradiation
Radiotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Radiotherapy
Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
Surface guided radiotherapy (SGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Surface-guided radiotherapy
Volumetric modulated arc therapy (VMAT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Volumetric modulated arc therapy

Dr Charles Lowdell trained at Charing Cross Hospital Medical School and he completed his medical training in London. His oncology training was at The Royal Marsden, Charing Cross and Westminster Hospitals and in Yorkshire where he spent two years in full time clinical and laboratory research, investigating and developing photodynamic therapy for cancer management.

He is a consultant clinical oncologist at Imperial College NHS Trust, where he has also held the post of lead clinician for breast and lung cancer. He is Honorary Consultant in oncology at Chelsea and Westminster, West Middlesex, Queen Mary’s and Kingston Hospitals and an honorary senior lecturer at Imperial College School of Science, Technology and Medicine. He has a broad clinical practice with a major interest in breast and gastro-intestinal malignancy.

He is a principal investigator in a large number of cancer trials and contributes to national studies in breast, lung, gastro-intestinal cancer and lymphomas

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Consultant clinical oncologist at Imperial College NHS Trust
  • Honorary Consultant in oncology at Chelsea and Westminster, West Middlesex, Queen Mary’s and Kingston Hospitals
  • Honorary senior lecturer at Imperial College School of Science, Technology and Medicine

Education

Universities

  • trained at Charing Cross Hospital Medical School

Expertise and interests

Dr Charles Lowdell has a special clinical interest in chemotherapy of common tumours; external beam radiotherapy including Conformal radiotherapy ; tomotherapy ; IMRT ; rapid arc ; VMAT ; and stereotactic radiotherapy ; Cyberknife treatments. Radioiodine therapy for thyroid cancers and superficial radiotherapy for skin cancers. Medical management of skin tumours; chemotherapy and radiotherapy for thyroid disorders; thyroid malignancies; gastro-intestinal oncology; breast cancer and lung cancer.

Professional memberships

Professional memberships

  • British Medical Association.
  • European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology.
  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists.
  • Membership of the British Oncological Association
  • Membership of the British Institute of Radiology.
  • Fellowship of the Royal Society of Medicine.
  • Fellow Royal Geographical Society
  • Member of The West London Medico – Chirurgical Society.

Accomplishments

Awards

  • 1990 Sterling Oncology Award
    British Oncology Association
  • 1990 Ross Award.
    Annual Scientific Meeting.
    Royal College of Radiologists. Edinburgh

Publications

  • More than 40 papers published and various journals