Dr Lai Cheng Yew is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist currently working at the North Middlesex University Hospital and Chase Farm Hospital (Royal Free London), and also sees patients privately in a number of clinics in North and Central London. She is highly experienced in the management of breast cancer.
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Dr Yew gained her medical degree in 2002 following training at both Cambridge University and University College London. After graduating with a distinction in medicine, she went on to train in clinical oncology and earned her MSc in Oncology from the Institute of Cancer Research, as a result of her work on the pathological complete response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer.
In addition to her busy clinical practice, she is actively involved in research, in particular the area of new advanced radiotherapy techniques. She is principal investigator for breast radiotherapy trials.
Furthermore, she has held a number of Quality lead roles within the oncology department of her Trust, including Audit lead and Chemotherapy lead. She is also passionate about education and is Undergraduate Lead in Oncology and Educational Supervisor for medical students and Clinical Oncology trainees.
She is a fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) and a member of the Royal College of Physicians (MRCP).
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MB BS 2002 University of London
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Very good experience Dr Yew is a good listener and provides clear explanations
Dr Yew has been brilliant during my diagnosis and treatment. She has explained everything to me thoroughly and reassured me through my anxious moments. I am very happy she is my oncologist!
What are Dr Lai Cheng Yew's reviews like?
Dr Lai Cheng Yew's overall patient rating is 5 out of 5 stars on Doctify. This is based on 2 reviews
What languages does Dr Lai Cheng Yew speak?
Dr Lai Cheng Yew speaks English
Where is Dr Lai Cheng Yew located?
Dr Lai Cheng Yew primarily practices at The Wellington Hospital, part of HCA Healthcare UK, located at St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
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Does Dr Lai Cheng Yew accept new patients?
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