Frew, Dr. John

Dr John FrewConsultant Clinical Oncologist

  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist
  • Tel: (0191) 213 8670
  • GMC Code: 4552453
  • Qualifications: MBChB, MRCP, FRCR
  • Special Interests

    Prostate Cancer; Prostate Brachytherapy; Kidney Cancer; Bladder Cancer
    Testicular cancer; Lymphoma Radiotherapy; Mycosis Fungoides

  • Biography

    I have a specialist interest in urological malignancies and lymphoma radiotherapy. In particular I have been involved in the development and implementation of state of the art radiotherapy techniques including image guided radiotherapy (IGRT), intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) and Tomotherapy. I am also leading the Newcastle team expanding the prostate brachytherapy programme.
    I am responsible for the delivery of systemic treatment including chemotherapy, targeted therapies, and hormone therapies for all urological malignancies. I am actively involved in clinical research and a Principal Investigator in a number of clinical trials.
    I work closely with the haematology lymphoma team and deliver radiotherapy for haematological malignancies. I also run a joint clinic with dermatology looking after Mycoisis Fungoides patients from across the North-East of England.

  • Directorate

    Cancer Services

  • Hospital Base

    NCCC, Freeman Hospital

  • Clinics Provided

    Monday PM – Urology
    Tuesday AM – Radiotherapy Review
    Wednesday AM – Lymphoma
    Thursday AM – Urology
    Thursday AM – Mycosis Fungoides monthly

  • Name of Secretary
    Soraya Dougal
  • Dr John Frew 
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