Felicity Sarah Paterson

Felicity Sarah Paterson
MBBS MRCP FRCR BSc Clinical Oncologist

Languages spoken

English

Expert in

Breast cancer

Overview

Centres

Specialises in

Breast cancer
Condition
Condition/Cancer
Condition/Cancer/Breast cancer

Treatments

Chemotherapy
Service
Service/Cancer
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology
Service/Cancer/Medical oncology/Chemotherapy

Special clinical interest in breast cancer and cancer of unknown primary

Felicity Sarah Paterson is a clinical oncologist specialising in breast cancer with a particular interest in research of chemotherapeutic agents and new radiotherapy techniques. She has been working as a Consultant for 2 and a half years at Royal Surrey and Surrey and Sussex Hospitals Trusts. She has extensive experience of all chemotherapeutic agents commonly used in breast cancer and of endocrine therapy. Felicity is currently PI of 4 breast cancer research trials at Royal Surrey Hospital 2 in follow up and 2 due to start recruiting in the next 2 months.

She also has a keen interest in long term side effects from treatment and breast cancer survivorship. Felicity strongly believes in individualised therapy maximising benefit whilst minimising toxicity.
Since starting as a consultant she has also managed patients with Cancer of Unknown Primary and has a keen interest in developing this practise further and optimising efficient care for these patients.

Career positions

Current position(s)

  • Consultant at Royal Surrey and Surrey and Sussex Hospitals Trusts

Expertise and interests

Interests

  • Breast Cancer and Cancer of Unknown Primary

Professional associations

  • Member of royal College of Physicians
  • Fellow of Royal College of Radiologists

Accomplishments

Publications & affiliations

  • Book Chapter: Second Primary Malignancies after Diagnosis Early Breast Cancer. Breast Cancer Survivorship Springer published December 2016