Professor Elinor Sawyer

Professor Elinor Sawyer

PhD MRCP FRCR

Oncology

29 years of experience

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“I saw professor sawyer twice and she explained everything to me and didn’t rush me and answered every question I asked her in an easy to understand manner. I felt very happy once I had seen her. “
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Subspecialty

  • Clinical Oncology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 3557354
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    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    1686 reviews

    Private Care at Guy’s at London Bridge Hospital

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

    About

    Professor Elinor Sawyer is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist with a specialist interest in the treatment of breast cancer. She is based at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital but also performs private work and is Professor in Oncology at King’s College London.

    She completed her clinical oncology training at University College London, Royal Free and St Thomas’ Hospitals. Following this, she obtained her PhD in molecular genetics of cancer at the London Research Institute. In 2005 she was appointed as a Consultant Oncologist at Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital.


    As well as her clinical practice, Professor Sawyer is heavily involved in research and her work has been published in a number of peer reviewed journals. Her main areas of research include genetic predisposition to breast cancer, particularly lobular breast cancer and pre invasive cancer (DCIS and LCIS), and identification of biomarkers that predict progression of early breast cancer.


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • Chemotherapy 
    • Immunotherapy 
    • Breast Cancer 
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    Procedures

    • Radiotherapy
    • Chemotherapy
    • Immunotherapy
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    Special interests

    • Breast Cancer
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    Education

    PhD University of London 2003

    FRCR UK 1997

    MRCP London 1994

    MBBS University College & Middlesex School of Medicine, London 1991

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
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    Breast Cancer
    4/4
    Radiotherapy
    2/4
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    I saw professor sawyer twice and she explained everything to me and didn’t rush me and answered every question I asked her in an easy to understand manner. I felt very happy once I had seen her.
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    I am a physician who is familiar with aspects of cancer care, and Professor Sawyer exemplifies the excellence and compassion to which the medical profession aspires
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    Patient seen for:
    Excellent care given.
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    Patient seen for:
    Prof Sawyer is friendly and knowledgeable. She gave great explanations of treatments
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