Dr Neel Bhuva


Special clinical interest in colorectal, oesophagus-gastric and hepato-biliary cancers



Professional profile

Dr Bhuva is a consultant clinical oncologist at the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre. His main clinical interests are in the management of upper and lower gastrointestinal malignancies. He can also advise on the treatment of unknown primary cancers and general oncology. He can offer treatments including external beam radiotherapy, stereotactic radiotherapy (with cyberknife) and chemotherapy.

Dr Bhuva is keenly involved with research and within his NHS practice he actively recruits and manages patients enrolled in clinical trials. He has several first name publications in peer reviewed journals and has presented on multiple occasions at international conferences.

Dr Bhuva qualified from Imperial College London and completed his junior medical training at the Hammersmith and Charing Cross Hospitals. He has completed 7 years of specialist training in north London at Mount Vernon, North Middlesex, Imperial, and UCLH. This also included a fellowship in radiotherapy at the Royal Marsden Hospital and a postgraduate Masters degree in Oncology at the Institute of Cancer Research. He is a Member of the Royal College of Physicians and a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists. Dr Bhuva is also an examiner for the Final Fellowship examination and is very involved in education and specialist training in London.

Year of qualification

Current NHS post
Consultant Clinical Oncologist
Mount Vernon Cancer Centre – East & North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Watford General Hospital – West Hertfordshire NHS Trust

Professional memberships
Royal College of Radiologists
Royal College of Physicians
British Medical Association

Clinic availability
Monday and Wednesday evenings and by arrangement for emergencies

Contact details
Private secretary – Pippa Lofthouse
Telephone: +44 (0)203 826 2239
Email: pippalofthouse@nhs.net


  • Oncology