Dr Andrew Sykes

Dr Andrew Sykes

MBBCh MRCP FRCP

Oncology

31 years of experience
24 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall

4.67

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Very professional, happy with all the support and care given.“
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3311907
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    Practices worked at

    The Christie Private Care

    The Christie Private Care, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 4BX
    287 reviews

    About

    Dr Andrew Sykes is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist at The Christie. He graduated in Medicine from the University of Birmingham in 1989, before moving to Manchester to train in oncology. He gained his Fellowship with the Royal College of Radiologists in 1996. He was appointed as a Consultant at The Christie in 1997 and is currently Clinical Director of the Department of Clinical Oncology. He specialises in treating head and neck cancer with chemotherapy and radiotherapy. He also provides radiotherapy support for the melanoma team.

    Alongside his clinical work he is actively involved in research, with a particular interest in radiotherapy and chemotherapy for head and neck cancer, and electro-Chemotherapy. Currently he is Chairman of the Head and Neck Clinical Subgroup for the Greater Manchester & Cheshire Cancer Research Network


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Chemotherapy 
    • Radiotherapy 
    • Head & Neck Cancer 
    • Skin Cancer 
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    Medical procedures

    • Chemotherapy
    • Radiotherapy
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    Special interests

    • Head & Neck Cancers
    • Skin Cancer
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    Education

    MB BCh University of Birmingham 1989

    MRCP Royal College of Physicians 1992

    FRCR Royal College of Radiologists 1996

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    Reviews

    4.89 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Chemotherapy
    2/3
    Head & Neck Cancers
    2/3
    Radiotherapy
    2/3
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Radiotherapy Head & Neck Cancers
    Very professional, happy with all the support and care given.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Head & Neck Cancers Chemotherapy Radiotherapy
    Excellent and sympathetic communicator and exemplary professional.
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    Overall
    (4/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Chemotherapy
    He was assisting Mr Mowatt
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