Dr Kiran Kancherla


Special clinical interests in chemotherapy, radiotherapy, targeted therapy, hormone therapy in breast cancer, prostate cancer, kidney cancer and bladder cancer.



Professional profile

Dr Kancherla works at Leicester Royal Infirmary as a Consultant Clinical Oncologist. He previously worked as a consultant in Essex. He completed his registrar training in Leeds, gaining experience in various aspects of cancer treatment encompassing the use of chemotherapy, endocrine therapy, biological agents, and technical radiotherapy.

Dr Kancherla has experience of being an investigator in clinical trials. He has published articles in peer-reviewed cancer journals and also contributed to abstracts presented at national and international scientific meetings.

Dr Kancherla’s practice philosophy is to use personalised medicine and a multi-disciplinary team approach – recommending treatments according to each individual patient’s circumstances based on scientific evidence and making the best use of the expertise of key professionals involved in the various aspects of overall patient care.

Current NHS post
Consultant Oncologist, University Hospitals of Leicester.

Research interests
Clinical trials in breast cancer and urological cancer.

Professional memberships
Royal College of Radiologists.
European Society for Medical Oncology.
European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology.
British Medical Association.

Contact details
E-mail: Kiran.kancherla@nhs.net
Telephone number to make a private appointment: 0116 272 9010

Private secretary: Ms Lata Mistry
Private secretary telephone number: 0116 272 9010 / 0116 265 3613
Private secretary fax: 0116 272 9015
Private secretary email address: Lata.mistry@spirehealthcare.com

Availability: Wednesday afternoon


  • Oncology