Dr Rakesh Popat

Dr Rakesh Popat

BSc, MBBS, MRCP, FRCPath, PhD

Haematology

23 years of experience
9 years as a specialist

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5

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5

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5

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“So lucky to have found DR Popat. I have total confidence in him and he's prepared to listen and treat me as an individual. Brilliant!“
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4432920
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    HCA UK at University College Hospital

    15th Floor University College Hospital 235 Euston Road, London, United Kingdom, NW1 2BU
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    About

    Dr Rakesh Popat is a Consultant Haematologist with specialist expertise in Multiple Myeloma. His NHS base is at University College Hospital, London where he leads the Myeloma Clinical Trials Program and is the Cancer Program lead for the NIHR UCLH Clinical Research Facility. He has particular experience with novel treatments including immunotherapies such as CAR-T cell therapy and new antibody approaches.

    Dr Popat is the Chair of the UK Myeloma Research Alliance and is on the leadership boards of the UK Myeloma Forum and the European Myeloma Network. In addition, he is the Haematology lead for the North Thames Clinical Research Network. He completed a PhD in novel treatments for Myeloma and was awarded a Fellowship to attend the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston USA as part of this.

    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    Multiple Myeloma: diagnosis, treatment, stem cell transplant and a specific interest in new treatments including immunotherapies

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    Procedures

    • Bone Marrow Transplant
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    Special interests

    • Myeloma
    • Blood Cancer
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    Education

    • BSc
    • MBBS
    • MRCP
    • FRCPath
    • PhD
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