Dr Dan Ford
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Dr Dan Ford

Dr Dan Ford
Dan
Ford
MBChB (Hons), BSc, MRCP, FRCR, Clinical oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Prostate, bladder and kidney cancers

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

Brain & Spine Cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Brain and spine cancer
Lung cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Lung cancer
Prostate cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Prostate cancer

Treatments

Chemotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Chemotherapy
Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy
Special clinical interest in prostate disease (including prostate cancer), urological oncology, bladder cancer, kidney (renal) cancer, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and paediatric oncology.

Dr is a Clinical Oncologist specialising in prostate, bladder and kidney cancers. He is Clinical Service Lead for oncology at University Hospital Birmingham, the major regional referral service and leads a team of over 25 oncologists. Dr Ford is actively involved in and deeply committed to cancer research. He is a deputy clinical cancer lead for the West Midlands NIHR Clinical Research Network, whose role is to support and promote research activity across the region.

His work includes being the local lead of the PACE trial looking at profound hypofractionation techniques for localised prostate cancer and helping to advance SABR (stereotactic ablative radiotherapy), precision technology originally developed for brain and lung cancer, now being applied to other areas such as metastatic prostate cancer.

Careerpositions

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Clinical Service Lead for oncology at University Hospital Birmingham

Past position(s)

  • Past position goes here

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Prostate disease (including prostate cancer), urological oncology, bladder cancer, kidney (renal) cancer, chemotherapy, radiotherapy and paediatric oncology.
Professional memberships

Professional memberships

Current position(s)

  • Royal College of Radiologists
  • GMC
  • BMA