Hughes, Dr Andrew

Dr Andrew HughesConsultant Medical Oncologist

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist
  • Tel: (0191) 213 8468
  • GMC Code: 3490864
  • Qualifications: MB BS, MRCP, PhD
  • Special Interests

    Lung Cancer, Mesothelioma, Gynaecological Cancers

  • Biography

    I commenced my post as Consultant Medical Oncologist in May 2002 after completing my Medical Oncology training in Newcastle upon Tyne.  I was awarded a PhD for work investigating novel antifolates in the treatment of advanced cancer.  I specialise in chemotherapy for lung cancer, mesothelioma and gynaecological cancers and actively recruit to clinical trials. 
    I am the Trust Lead for Chemotherapy and chair the Trust Chemotherapy Group.  I also sit on various other local committees including NECDAG and the Medicines Management Committee.  Nationally, I am a member of the NCRI Lung Clinical Studies Group. 

  • Directorate

    Cancer Services

  • Hospital Base

    NCCC, Freeman Hospital

  • Clinics Provided

    I have clinics at QEH (Monday pm and Tuesday am)
    Freeman (Wednesday pm, Thursday am and Friday am)

  • Name of Secretary
    Ruth Santos
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