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Dr Nick Plowman

Dr Nick Plowman
Nick
Plowman
Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Breast, brain, endocrine & urological cancers; cancers in children & young persons (chemotherapy & radiotherapy); stereotactic radiotherapy (CyberKnife And GammaKnife)

Overview

Centres

London Cromwell Hospital
London Cromwell Hospital

164-178 Cromwell Rd, Kensington, London SW5 0TU

51.49546, -0.19115
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+44 (0)203 848 0900
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Specialises in

Bone Cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Bone cancer
Brain and spine cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Brain and spine cancer
Breast cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Breast cancer
Central Nervous System (CNS) tumors
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Central nervous system tumors
Gastrointestinal cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Gastrointestinal cancer
Genitourinary cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Genitourinary cancer
Prostate cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Prostate cancer

Treatments

Chemotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Chemotherapy
Deep Inspiration Breath Hold (DIBH)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Deep inspiration breath hold
External beam radiotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/External beam radiotherapy
GammaKnife
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Gamma Knife
Image-Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Image-guided radiotherapy
Immunotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Immunotherapy
Intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Intensity modulated radiotherapy
Neuro-oncology
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Neuro-oncology
Palliative radiotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Palliative radiotherapy
Partial Breast Irradication
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Partial breast irradiation
Radiotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Radiotherapy
Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Stereotactic ablative radiotherapy (SABR)
Surface guided radiotherapy (SGRT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Surface-guided radiotherapy
Volumetric Modulated arc therapy (VMAT)
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy
Service/Cancer/Radiotherapy/Volumetric modulated arc therapy
Dr Nick Plowman is an authority on the optimal management of cancer and leads one of the country's foremost teams tackling all cancers. He is one of the country's most experienced cancer physicians and, with his clinical team, has introduced new medical therapies, which are now standard practice. He has also introduced radiation techniques that have been initially pioneering and later best standard practice. He has a particular interest in the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer
Careerpositions

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist at Genesis, Cromwell Hospital

Expertise and interests

  • Breast, brain, endocrine & urological cancers
  • Cancers in children & young persons (chemotherapy & radiotherapy)
  • Stereotactic radiotherapy (CyberKnife And GammaKnife).

Accomplishments

Awards received

  • Cambridge University Double first in Medicine and Natural Sciences
  • Senior Scholar at Emmanuel College in 1982
  • Roentgen Prize: “New Radiotherapy Techniques” in 1990
  • International Union Against Cancer (UICC): Roll of Honour in 1997
  • Royal College of Radiologists: Frank Ellis Medal in 1999
Publications & affiliations

Publications & affiliations

Published around 300 original research papers in clinical oncology.

Publications & affiliations

Published around 300 original research papers in clinical oncology.