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Dr Simon Hughes

MBBS|FRCP|FRCR|MD (Res)|FHEA|MACadMEd|BSc

Dr Simon Hughes is Consultant Clinical Oncologist and a specialist in the treatment of Urological cancers

APPOINTMENTS

To arrange an appointment to see Dr Hughes please call 020 3219 3599 or email [email protected]

SPECIALIST AREAS

  • Bladder Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Radionuclide Therapy (for Urological Cancers)
  • Stereotactic Radiotherapy (SABR and Cyberknife)
  • External Beam Radiotheraphy (IMRT and IGRT)

BIOGRAPHY

Dr Simon Hughes is Consultant Clinical Oncologist at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Senior Lecturer at King’s College London School of Medical Education.

He trained at The United Dental and Medical Schools of Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospitals (U.M.D.S.), where he also gained an Anatomy BSc with First Class Honours. His specialist training in Clinical Oncology included posts at The Middlesex Hospital, University College Hospital London, and Guy’s & St. Thomas’ Hospitals. He also spent over 2 years working as a Research Fellow in the Imaging Sciences Laboratories (King’s College London) and the Centre for Medical Image Computing (University College London), developing novel radiotherapy techniques for treating mobile tumours

Simon continues to have an active role in Research and Development. He led the Clinical Oncology and Radiotherapy Research and Development Team at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospitals for 5 years, and was also Radiotherapy Clinical Trials Lead for the South East London Cancer Network during this period. His research interests include tumour motion, radiotherapy dose escalation, integration of functional imaging into radiotherapy planning, and the combination of novel agents with radiotherapy.

Simon’s other main interest is medical education. He is the Education and Training Lead for Cancer at King’s Health Partners; the Education and Training Lead for Guy’s Cancer Academy (which he founded); and an Associate Clinical Dean at GKT Medical School, King’s College London.

Nationally, Simon is the Treasurer for the British Uro-oncology Group. He was the co-opted oncologist for the British Association of Urological Surgeons: Oncology Section Committee from 2013-2017; is a past President of the Oncology Section of the Royal Society of Medicine (2011-2012), and served on council for over 10 years.

MEMBERSHIPS

  • British Uro-Oncology Group (BUG): Treasurer and Trustee
  • Translational Uro-Oncology Research group, Kings College London
  • The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR)
  • The Royal College of Physicians (London) (RCP)
  • British Medical Association (BMA)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Cancer Trials Group
  • Higher Education Academy
  • Academy of Medical Educators (AoME)
 

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Dr Hughes sees patients privately at the following clinics:

  • The London Clinic,
  • HCA Guy’s Hospital, London
  • The London Radiotherapy Centre, Guy’s Hospital, London

FEES

To download Dr Hughes’ fee schedule click here

Dr Hughes 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 Hughes click here