Hugh Burnett

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Hugh Burnett

Job title

Consultant Radiologist

Email Address

Phone number

0161 446 3896


MBChB, Bsc Med Sci (Hons), MRCP, FRCR




  • CT Lead
  • Member of Surgical, Pseudomyxoma , Anal, Cancer Unknown Primary and Lung MDTs
  • Nutrition Failure radiology and interventional support Salford Royal Foundation Trust

Professional biography

Dr Burnett qualified from Edinburgh University in 1991 with intercalated honours, with higher medical training to MRCP in South Birmingham. He trained in radiology at St. Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospital from 1994 to 1998 leading to a fellowship focused on nutrition failure and virtual colonoscopy at Salford Royal. He was a consultant radiologist at Salford Royal from 1999- 2017 with interests in nutrition failure radiology including diagnostic fluoroscopy, nutritional support and intervention and was body lead radiologist and cancer lead radiologist.

He joined the Christie in 2017 with interests in all areas of diagnostic oncological radiology and to develop interests in PET-CT

2016/2017 NICE Committee Development of Guidance on Management of Oesophageal and Gastric Carcinoma.

Research Interest

Nutrition Failure

Educational Interests

Spr Teaching to FRCR, Junior medical staff and undergraduate education