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David Thomson

Oncology

19 years of experience
19 years of experience

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

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Doctify

About

Dr. David Thomson is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist, appointed as Clinical Director of the Greater Manchester Head and Neck Cancer Pathway Board, prioritising the improvement of survival outcomes and long-term quality of life for patients treated for head and neck cancer. Dr. Thomson qualified from Oxford University Medical School in 2004 with a First-Class honours intercalated degree in Physiological Sciences, later undertaking a research Fellowship at the University of Manchester with attachment to the University of Pennsylvania in the United States and was awarded a Doctor of Medicine (MD) research degree in 2015. His interest in medical education led him to complete a Postgraduate Certificate in Medical Education with Distinction in 2014 and the following year, he was appointed Consultant Clinical Oncologist, specialising in the treatment of head and neck cancer. Dr. Thomson is a member of the National Cancer Research (NCRI) group for head and neck cancer, research lead for the head and neck team, Deputy Chief Investigator for the UK phase 3 NIMRAD trial (assessing the benefit of hypoxia modification using nimorazole with radiotherapy in those unsuitable for concurrent chemotherapy), Principal Investigator for a number of portfolio studies, Proton Beam Therapy national panel member and policy lead for head and neck cancer, member of the Clinical Innovation Board and clinical lead for electronic patient reported outcomes in head and neck cancer. His expertise includes radiotherapy, chemotherapy, clinical oncology, cancer care, and head & neck cancers.

Subspecialities

Clinical Oncology, Head and Neck Cancers

All procedures

  • Chemotherapy

All conditions

  • Head & Neck Cancers

Languages

English

Qualifications

MA, MD, FRCR

Registered with

General Medical Council: 6102222

Locations

The Christie Private Care, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 4BX

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Reviews

Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

5 / 5

Personal care received

5 / 5

Explanation of care provided

5 / 5

PATIENT REVIEWS

5

Reviewed By

Doctify