Dr David Woolf

Dr David Woolf

BMedSci, MBChB, MRCP (UK), FRCR, MSc, MD (res)


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15 years of experience
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  • Clinical Oncology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 6101982
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    Practices worked at

    The Christie Private Care

    The Christie Private Care, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, United Kingdom, M20 4BX
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    Dr David Woolf is Consultant Clinical Oncologist at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, where he plans and delivers chemotherapy, endocrine therapy and targeted drug therapy in addition to radiotherapy to patients with breast and lung cancers and Stereotactic Ablative Radiotherapy (SABR) for lung cancers and locally recurrent cancers. He has also completed training in the USA in proton beam radiotherapy.

    Dr Woolf is a graduate of the University of Birmingham, undertaking his Core medical and Clinical Oncology training in London at the University College Hospital, The Royal Free and St Bartholomew’s, in addition to a Master’s Degree in Oncology at the Institute of Cancer Research and a Doctorate of Medicine after research at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre.

    Dr Woolf maintains his interest as a member of the breast and lung cancer disease orientated group at The Christie and remains up to date with the rapid ongoing changes in cancer treatment. He also is involved in the professional training of clinical oncologists nationally through the Royal College of Radiologists.

    Most of his spare time is taken up with his young family but outside of this he exercises regularly and reads widely.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Radiotherapy
    • Chemotherapy
    • Hormone therapy
    • Biological therapy
    • Immunotherapy
    • Stereotactic body radiotherapy (SABR)
    • Proton Beam Therapy
    • Video and telephone consultations
    • Home chemotherapy
    • Clinical oncology
    • Breast cancer
    • Lung Cancer
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    Medical procedures

    • Biological Therapy
    • Chemotherapy
    • Immunotherapy
    • Neoadjuvant
    • Radiotherapy
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    Special interests

    • Breast Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
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    BMedSci (Hons) 2001 The University of Birmingham

    MB ChB 2004 The University of Birmingham

    MRCP (UK) 2007 The Royal College of Physicians

    FRCR 2012 The Royal College of Radiologists

    MSC 2012 The University of London

    MD (Res) 2016 The University of London

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    For specialty: Oncology
    For conditions: Breast Cancer, Lung Cancer
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