Branson, Dr. Anthony

Dr Tony BransonConsultant Clinical Oncologist

  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist
  • Tel: (0191) 213 8463
  • GMC Code: 2312938
  • Qualifications: MA MB Bchir FRCR FRCP
  • Special Interests

    Breast Cancer

  • Biography

    My medical training was at Trinity Cambridge and Charing Cross Hospital London. I trained in oncology at the Hammersmith Hospital before moving to the North East in 1985. I was appointed consultant in 1988 and have held clinics in a number of hospitals in the region including Queen Elizabeth Gateshead, Dryburn, Bishop Auckland and more recently North Tyneside. I was clinical director for cancer services at Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust from 2004-2010 during which time the service moved across the city to the new NCCC at the Freeman.
    I have worked with the North of England Cancer Network since its inception. I was chair of the network radiotherapy group from 2005 to 2011 and in November 2012 I became medical director of the cancer network.
    I am actively involved in clinical research and I am local principle investigator for a number of national clinical trials.

  • Directorate

    Cancer Services

  • Hospital Base

    NCCC, Freeman Hospital

  • Clinics Provided

    Monday all day at North Tyneside
    Every other Wednesday PM at Wansbeck
    Thursday AM NCCC

  • Name of Secretary
    Mrs Paula Simpson
  • Dr Tony Branson 
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