DR NAOMI FERSHT


  • Consulting Address
    Harley Street at University College Hospital, 5th Floor, Macmillan Cancer Centre, Huntley Street, London WC1E 6AG
  • NHS Base
    National Hospital for Neurology & Neurosurgery, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG; University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, 235 Euston Road, London NW1 2BU
  • Qualifications
    PhD, MRCP, FRCR
  • Research Interests
    Novel molecular radiotherapy techniques for adults with selected types of brain tumor.
  • Speciality
    Neuro-oncology and technical radiotherapy
  • Year Qualified
    1993

Biography

Dr Naomi Fersht is a consultant clinical oncologist at University College Hospital and the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery. She specialises in the management of primary and secondary brain and spinal tumours. This involves the use of both conventional and innovative radiotherapy techniques. Her special interests are pituitary tumours, the management of young adults with brain tumours, and technical radiotherapy and radiosurgery.

She qualified from the University of Cambridge and her specialist training was at the Royal Marsden and University College Hospitals. Naomi’s doctoral thesis in cell cycle checkpoints was supervised by Nobel Laureate Sir Paul Nurse.