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Dr Asad Qureshi is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist specialising in the treatment of gastro-intestinal and non-melanoma skin cancers.
Dr Qureshi is the Clinical Lead for out-patients in the Cancer Centre at Guy’s Hospital, London and is a member of the Senior Oncology Management Team. He is also the Clinical Oncology and Radiotherapy Audit Lead and the Clinical Oncology Oesophago-gastric lead.
He trained at St Bartholomew’s and The Royal London Hospitals medical schools where he gained a BSc in neurosciences. He completed his specialist training in Clinical Oncology at a number of specialist departments in London, including Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital, St Bartholomew’s Hospital and The Royal Marsden Hospital.
During his training he spent two years working in the Imaging Sciences Laboratories at Kings College London, and the Centre for Medical Image Computing at University College London assessing novel radiotherapy techniques for the treatment of mobile tumours.
Dr Qureshi plays an active role in research and is a Principle Investigator on a number of national clinical trials. His research interests include Stereotactic Radiotherapy (SABR), Image-guided Radiotherapy (IGRT) and dose escalation of radiotherapy and he has published a number of papers in this field.
Dr Qureshi is committed to medical education. He is a clinical and educational supervisor for Clinical Oncology trainees at Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust. He is also a Medical Supervisor for radiographers on prescribing courses.
Areas of interest
Oesophageal Cancer; Stomach Cancer; Colon Cancer; Rectal Cancer; Anal Cancer; SABR including CyberKnife; Radiotheraphy for non-melanomatous skin cancer
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Clinical Oncologist at Guy's & St Thomas's NHS Foundation Trust
Dr Qureshi plays an active role in research and is a Principle Investigator on a number of national clinical trials. His research interests include Stereotactic Radiotherapy (SABR), Image-guided Radiotherapy (IGRT) and dose escalation of radiotherapy and has published a number of papers in this field.
- MD (Res) University of London 2016
- FRCR (Clinical Oncology) University of London 2012
- MRCP (UK) London 2005
- MB BS London 2001
- BSc (Hons) Neuroscience & Basic Medical Sciences University of London 1998
- MD Res Barts and The Royal London Hospitals Medical School, London 1995
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Affiliations / memberships
General Medical Council
British Medical Association
The Royal College of Radiologists
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO)
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.