Professor Heather Payne, Consultant Clinical Oncologist, is currently working within the University College London Hospitals NHS Trust, she also sees patients in a private capacity at The Harley Street Clinic and The Prostate Centre. She is highly specialised in the treatment of urological and prostate cancers.
Professor Heather Payne qualified in medicine from St Mary’s Hospital and focused on general medicine after her graduation working in both London and Haiti. After her time abroad she returned to London, where she trained in clinical oncology, and established her interest in urological oncology.
Miss Payne is also an active researcher, where she developed a new treatment plan of high-dose-rate brachytherapy for prostate cancer. Her current research focuses on hormone therapy, sensitisation of hormones and radiotherapy, predictive indices for bowel toxicity with radiotherapy, and treatment and decision making in prostate cancer. She has held the position of Principal Investigator in several high-profile clinical studies and has a significant publication history. Furthermore, She holds the position of chair for the National Prostate Cancer Audit and is on the advisory board for the Prostate Cancer Advisory Group for the UK.
"Heather is a brilliant colleague and is exceptionally caring to her patients. Heather always gives a very careful balanced opinion."