Dr Richard Ashford

MA, MBBCh, FRCP, FRCR, DMRT


Special clinical interest in breast cancer.

LANGUAGES

English

Professional profile

Pioneered the multi-disciplinary team approach, setting up joint clinics in breast cancer, gastro-enterology, urology & haematology, before specialising solely in breast cancer. In 1989 he was a founder member of the breast unit in Windsor, where he was instrumental in setting up one of the first one-stop breast clinics in the UK. In 2005 he became the unit’s Clinical Director relinquishing this post in 2012 just prior to leaving the NHS.

Clinic availability
Monday afternoon & evening, GenesisCare Elstree Cancer Centre

Year qualified
1971

Current NHS post
Mount Vernon Centre.

Professional memberships
BASO
MPS

Publications
Publications include ‘Iridium implantation in breast cancer’ and ‘The use of Metronidazole in malodorous tumours’.

Specialities

  • Oncology

Centres