Dr Anne Rigg

Dr Anne Rigg

MB BS

Oncology

29 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“Very caring and compassionate, listens to your questions and concerns, giving excellent explanation, advice and answers, always explains treatment, tests and any results clearly and thoroughly; have always felt she has time for you and family members if they accompany you. I'm deaf and Dr Rigg goes out of her way to make sure I have heard and understood what she has been informing me. A true professional in her field of expertise oncology “
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Subspecialty

  • Medical Oncology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3557835
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1765 reviews

    Private Care at Guy’s at London Bridge Hospital

    Guy's Cancer Centre, Great Maze Pond, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9RT
    157 reviews

    About

    Dr Anne Armstrong is a well-respected Consultant Oncologist with HCA Healthcare and Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust in London where she is the Head of Medical Oncology, along with being the lead for Systemic Treatment of Breast Cancer in South East London.

    She graduated with a degree in Psychology and returned to university to study Medicine at the renowned Imperial College London. She completed her medical oncology training at numerous centres of excellence, including the Royal Marsden Hospital and Hammersmith Hospital. Following this she completed pioneering research into the molecular genetics of breast and pancreatic cancer and was awarded a PhD. In 2005 she was appointed her first Consultant post. She remains heavily involved in research, being appointed as chief investigator and of numerous breast cancer trials.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Chemotherapy
    • Hormonal Therapy
    • Endocrine Therapy
    • Breast Cancer
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    Procedures

    • Chemotherapy
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    Special interests

    • Breast Cancer
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    Education

    • BSc
    • MBBS
    • FRCP
    • PhD
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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Breast Cancer
    1/1
    Medical Oncology
    1/1
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    Very caring and compassionate, listens to your questions and concerns, giving excellent explanation, advice and answers, always explains treatment, tests and any results clearly and thoroughly; have always felt she has time for you and family members if they accompany you. I'm deaf and Dr Rigg goes out of her way to make sure I have heard and understood what she has been informing me. A true professional in her field of expertise oncology
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