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Name

Laura Pemberton

Job title

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Phone number

0161 918 7442

Fax number

0161 446 8142

Qualifications

MBChB Hons, BSc Hons, MRCP, FRCR

Specialities

Lung cancer and skin cancer (excluding melanoma)

Responsibilities

Core member of lung team, delivering curative and palliative radiotherapy including SABR (stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy).

Core member of central sector lung cancer MDT; peripheral clinics held in both Stepping Hill and Manchester Royal Infirmary weekly

Professional biography

Dr Pemberton had multi-centre experience before becoming a consultant at The Christie in 2007, specialising in lung cancer. She now works as part of the lung team at Christie, Manchester Royal Infirmary and Stepping Hill hospitals. The clinical oncologists have great links with radiology and medical oncology colleagues and meet regularly to ensure professional development and best practice. As part of a large team, Dr Pemberton deals only with radiotherapy for lung cancer. Together the department now offers intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) and stereotactic using four-dimensional scanning.

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