Dr M B Mukesh
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Dr M B Mukesh

Dr M B Mukesh
M B
Mukesh
MBBS, MRCP, FRCR, MSc (Oncology), Clinical oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Breast cancer, haematological and skin cancers including metastatic melanoma and immunotherapy.

Overview

Centres

Chelmsford
Chelmsford

Springfield Cancer Centre, Lawn Lane, Chelmsford, CM1 7GU

51.75446159470739, 0.4849599375125666
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+44 (0)1245 987 901
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Cambridge
Cambridge

Fordham Rd, Newmarket CB8 7XN

52.26243294702835, 0.3985662288360208
/uk/our-centres/cambridge
+44 (0)1223 907600
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Specialises in

Blood cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Blood cancer
Breast cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Breast cancer
Skin cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Skin cancer

Treatments

Chemotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Chemotherapy
Image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Image-guided radiotherapy
Intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Intensity modulated radiotherapy
Radiotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Radiotherapy

Dr Mukesh graduated in 2003 with distinction and undertook specialist training in oncology at Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge. He was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiologists in 2010. Following this he worked as a senior research fellow at Cambridge Breast Unit. His research work was based around the use of advanced radiotherapy techniques including Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy (IMRT) and Image Guided Radiotherapy (IGRT) in breast cancer treatment.

After successfully completing his research fellowship, he was appointed Consultant in Clinical Oncology at Colchester University Hospital NHS Trust in 2013. He is now the Lead Oncologist for breast cancer and chemotherapy services in Colchester. Dr Mukesh has vast experience in the use of systemic chemotherapy, biological agents, hormone therapy and new radiotherapy techniques, especially in relation to breast cancer. His other clinical interests include the use of immunotherapy for treatment of malignant melanoma. His patients can receive chemotherapy and immunotherapy treatment at home. Dr Mukesh also practices at the Nuffield Ipswich, Ramsay Oaks and the Springfield Cancer Centre, Springfield Hospital.

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Consultant in Clinical Oncology, Colchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Year qualified

2003

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Breast cancer
  • Haematological and skin cancers including metastatic melanoma
  • Immunotherapy

Professional association

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR)
  • Member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP)
  • Member of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO)
  • Member of the Medical Defence Union (MDU)