Dr Thomas Newsom-Davis

Dr Thomas Newsom-Davis

BSc MBBS FRCP PhD

Oncology

23 years of experience
11 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“it’s always a positive experience seeing Tom. Even when there is a change in treatment which is worrying. He explains carefully, his lung nurse is brilliant and i feel safe in his care. “
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Subspecialty

  • Medical Oncology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 4529260
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £350

    Follow-up appointment: £200

    Practices worked at

    LOC at Chelsea

    102 Sydney Street, Chelsea, London, United Kingdom, SW3 6NJ
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    Platinum Medical Centre

    15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1523 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    Mon
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    Tue
    09:00 - 13:00
    Wed
    09:00 - 13:00
    Thu
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    About

    Dr Thomas Newsom-Davis a Consultant Medical Oncologist at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. He specialises in thoracic malignancies, especially lung cancer and mesothelioma. In 2015, he was awarded the Macmillan Innovation Excellence Award.

    Training

    Dr Newsom-Davis completed his training at University College and Middlesex School of Medicine, London, in 1998, including First Class honours for his BSc. He went on specialise in medical oncology at Charing Cross and Hammersmith Hospitals and completed a PhD in tumour immunology. He was appointed to Chelsea & Westminster Hospital in 2010.

    Current Roles

    Dr Newsom-Davis leads the lung cancer service for Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, and is Vice Chair of the British Thoracic Oncology Group (BTOG) Steering Committee, an organistion which supports and educates thoracic oncology profressionals across the United Kingdom. Dr Newsom-Davis is Chair of the Harley Street Clinic lung cancer multidisciplinary team (MDT), and Chair of the HCA Healthcare UK Thoracic Oncology Board.

    Research

    Dr Newsom-Davis has an active clinical trial portfolio, and has presented his work at National and International meetings. He has been an invited lecturer for organisations including the Royal College of Physicians, European Society of Medical Oncology, International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer, British Medical Association and the Association of Cancer Physicians.

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    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

    • Immunotherapy, Targeted Therapy, Chemotherapy
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mesothelioma
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    Medical procedures

    • Immunotherapy
    • Biological Therapy
    • Targeted Therapy
    • Chemotherapy
    • Clinical Trials
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    Special interests

    • Lung Cancer
    • Mesothelioma
    • Primary Lung Tumours
    • Thymus Gland Cancer
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    Education

    Education

    MBBS (Hons) University College London Medical School 1998

    BSc Anatomy (1st Class Hon) University College London Medical School 1995

    PhD Imperial College London 2008

    Memberships

    FRCP Royal College of Physicians (London) 2014

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    Reviews

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    Explanation
    Bedside Manner
    Lung Cancer
    4/5
    Alectinib targeted therapy
    1/5
    Chemotherapy
    1/5
    Immunotherapy
    1/5
    Primary Lung Tumours
    1/5
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    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Lung Cancer Primary Lung Tumours
    it’s always a positive experience seeing Tom. Even when there is a change in treatment which is worrying. He explains carefully, his lung nurse is brilliant and i feel safe in his care.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Lung Cancer Chemotherapy Immunotherapy
    Going through very trying times I could not ask for a more caring forthright highly skilled physician. His genuine care for the patient has been impressive.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Lung Cancer
    Dr Newsom - Davis is delightful. From the first moment we met him (via zoom) nervous, worried and scared of the unknown, he put us ease. He explained everything clearly, and honestly so that my husband, the patient, and myself(wife) were able to face the imminent treatment and outcome. He has always been honest with us, reassuring when appropriate and incredibly enthusiastic about good results. We trust his judgement without question.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Lung Cancer
    I am so lucky and feel blessed to be under the care of Dr Newsom-Davis. From the moment I met him he put me at ease and I knew I had found exactly the right person to help with my journey. He understands me completely, really listens and explains everything very well. I feel so safe and secure and trust him implicitly. I certainly would not be where I am today physically or mentally without my wonderful doctor.
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    Overall
    (5/5)
    Explanation
    (5/5)
    Bedside Manner
    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Alectinib targeted therapy
    I have been under Dr Newsom-Davis for the past 3yrs now and have always felt comfortable and satisfied with how he has dealt with my treatments. Never have I come out of my appointment with nothing but a positive feeling. He has a fantastic bedside manner and from the first meeting , I have felt comfortable and trust him wholeheartedly. Couldn’t of had a nicer Dr. to take care of my health
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