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Dr Rohit Lal


Dr Rohit Lal is a Consultant Medical Oncologist and a specialist in the treatment of Thoracic cancers


To arrange an appointment to see Dr Lal please call 020 3219 3599 or email


  • Lung cancer
  • Mesothelioma (asbestos related Lung cancer)

  • Thymona (Cancer of the Thymus gland)
  • Thoracic oncology – biological therapy and chemotherapy


Dr Rohit Lal is a Consultant Medical Oncologist at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital and a Honorary Consultant Medical Oncologist for Kings College Hospital. His specialist interest is in the treatment of all forms of lung cancers from early diagnosis through to controlling advanced disease. He also has extensive experience in treating mesothelioma and thymomas and is the UK Chief Investigator for several clinical trials with new drugs and vaccines.

Dr Rohit Lal graduated from Guy's and St Thomas' United Medical and Dental Schools, London in 1994. He completed his medical training in Leeds and then undertook formal oncology training at the Royal Marsden Hospitals, London and Sutton.

Dr Lal was awarded a PhD by the University of London for cancer research at the London Research Institute in 2006. He joined the Medical Oncology department at Guy's in 2007. He is the Clinical Lead for Medical Oncology having previously been the Chair of the Oncology Directorate Clinical Governance Committee and the Training Programme Director for Medical Oncology in South East London.


  • American Society of Clinical Oncologists (ASCO)

  • Association of Cancer Physicians (ACP)

  • British Thoracic Oncology Group (BTOG)

  • International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC)

  • International Thymic Malignancies Interest Group (ITMIG)

  • European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)

  • South Asian Health Foundation

  • European Thoracic Oncology Platform (ETOP)


Dr Lal sees patients privately at the following locations:

  • BMI Blackheath Hospital, London

  • HCA Leaders In Oncology Care (LOC), Harley Street

  • HCA London Bridge Hospital

  • HCA Harley Street Clinic

  • The London Clinic


To download Dr Lal’s fee schedule click here

Dr Lal offers video consultations through Trustedoctor, a real-time online consultation service that enables you to have access to our Consultants wherever you are in the world. Your medical notes can be uploaded quickly and easily using secure servers, enabling our Consultants to determine the treatment you require.

To request an online consultation with Dr Lal click here