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Dr Christopher Herbert

Dr Christopher Herbert
Christopher
Herbert
BSc MBChB MRCP FRCR, Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Brain and spine cancer, Skin cancer

Overview

Centres

Bristol
Bristol

300 Park Avenue, Aztec West, Bristol BS32 4SY

51.541807689358095, -2.5709663094294277
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+44 (0)1454 456500
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Specialises in

Brain and spine cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Brain and spine cancer
Skin cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Skin cancer

Treatments

Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)

Dr Herbert qualified in medicine at Birmingham University in 2000 and trained in Clinical Oncology in Bristol where he was appointed as a Consultant Clinical Oncologist in 2011. He completed his oncology training as a clinical research fellow at the British Columbia Cancer Agency in Vancouver, Canada, where he specialised in stereotactic radiosurgery and the treatment of benign and malignant adult brain tumours.  

He has an interest in technical radiotherapy, specialising in the treatment of adult brain tumours, including stereotactic radiosurgery, and skin tumours, in particular malignant melanoma. Dr Herbert has published work on stereotactic radiosurgery and external beam radiotherapy in international, peer reviewed journals. 

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust.

Education

Universities

  • Medicine at Birmingham University

 

Fellowship

  • Clinical research fellow at the British Columbia Cancer Agency in Vancouver, Canada

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Chemotherapy  
  • Radiotherapy  
  • Skin cancer 
  • Malignant melanoma
Professional memberships

Professional memberships

  • Royal College of Radiologists