Name

Rohit Kochhar

Job title

Consultant Radiologist

Phone number

0161 446 8542

Fax number

0161 446 8532

Qualifications

MBBS, MD, DNB, FRCR

Specialities

Diagnostic radiology, fellowship in PET CT (positron emission tomography-computed tomography), with a sub-specialty interest in colorectal, pelvic and peritoneal tumours.

Responsibilities

Departmental audit lead; radiology peritoneal tumour services multi-disciplinary team (MDT) lead; radiology anal cancer MDT lead.

Honorary Senior Lecturer (teaching and research) at The University of Manchester; member National Cancer Research Institute colorectal skills group.

Professional biography

Dr Rohit Kochhar graduated from R.G.Kar Medical College, University of Kolkata, India in 1997 with several distinctions and gold medals. In 2002 he completed his Masters (MD) in Radiology from the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India with distinction and obtained his Diplomate of National Board in Radiology (DNB) in 2003. He completed his FRCR in 2005 and undertook further postgraduate training at Nottingham University Hospitals and was awarded his Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) Radiology in 2007. He then completed a dedicated post CCT clinical/research fellowship in PET/CT imaging from The Christie. He has been working as a consultant oncoradiologist at The Christie since 2009.

Publications

Publications in The Christie research publications repository

Other major publications

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