Dr Justin Waters


Special clinical interests in upper gastrointestinal cancer, neuroendocrine tumours, gastrointestinal stromal tumours and gynaecological cancer.



Professional profile

Dr Justin Waters undertook medical training at Cambridge University, gaining a BA degree in Genetics and subsequently at the Royal London Hospital. He completed his general medical training at St Mary’s Hospital London and the Central Middlesex Hospital, gaining the MRCP qualification and entered the Medical Oncology specialty at SHO level at the Royal Marsden.

Dr Waters then studied for a PhD thesis at the Institute of Cancer Research and Royal Marsden Hospital before commencing specialist registrar training in Medical Oncology on the Royal Marsden Hospital SpR rotation.

He received his certificate of specialist training in Medical Oncology in July 2004 and was appointed to his current position in September 2004.

Medical Oncology

Research interests
Dr Waters is a member of the Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer Research and Trials Committee and the Gynaecological Cancer Research and Trials Committee for the Kent and Medway Cancer Collaborative.

Dr Waters has served as local Principal Investigator for more than 20 clinical research trials in upper GI, neuroendocrine and ovarian cancers.

Current NHS trust
Kent Oncology Centre, Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification

Current professional memberships
Fellow, Royal College of Physicians (London)
Association of Cancer Physicians (UK)
UK and Ireland Neuroendocrine Tumour Society
European Neuroendocrine Tumour Society

Contact details
Tel: 01622 225014

Personal profile
Dr Justin Waters is married. He is a keen sportsman and was Captain of Tennis and Captain of Hockey during university and medical school. He continues to play tennis in his spare time.


  • Oncology