Lewis, Dr Joanne

Dr Joanne LewisConsultant Clinical Oncologist

  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist
  • Tel: (0191) 213 8471
  • GMC Code: 3325991
  • Qualifications: MBBS MRCP FRCR
  • Special Interests

    Adult and Paediatric Neuro-oncology
    Paediatric Radiotherapy
    Haemato-oncology
    Pituitary Tumours
    Stereotactic Radiosurgery CNS

  • Biography

    I trained at Newcastle University and commenced my oncology training in 1993. I was appointed Consultant based at Northern Centre for Cancer Care in 2001 and my special interests are in neuro-oncology, paediatric radiotherapy , stereotactic radiosurgery and haematological malignancy.
    I lead a number of clinical trials in my areas of interest based at Sir Bobby Robson Unit and am actively involved in mentoring and teaching for oncology trainees.
    I am Chair of the Neuro-science MDT and Neuro-oncology Network MDT for brain tumours.
    I am delighted that thanks to generosity of local charities that we are now able to offer local patients stereotactic radiosurgery to brain tumours (primary and secondary) at NCCC. This is a special interest area for me and we hope to expand this service in the next 5 years.
    I am a member of the European Research Group for Brain Tumours, British Neuro-oncology Society , Royal College Radiologists and CCLG.

  • Directorate

    Tuesday am – paediatric oncology clinic
    Tuesday pm – Brain tumour clinic
    Wedneday am – Lymphoma clinic
    Wednesday pm – radiotherapy review clinic
    Stereotactic Radiosurgery Clinic weds pm
    Friday pm – pituitary clinic

  • Hospital Base

    NCCC, Freeman Hospital

  • Clinics Provided

    Cancer Services

  • Name of Secretary
    Janice Mc Donald
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