Contact:
Email: oncology@vet.cam.ac.uk
Phone: 07795 580020 (for informal case discussion) or 01223 337621 (for appointments, open 24 hrs)

Oncology

The Cancer Therapy Unit at QVSH is an internationally recognised centre of excellence for the diagnosis and treatment of cancer in cats and dogs. We offer a complete, integrated multidisciplinary approach to the cancer patient from diagnosis to all aspects of treatment including radiotherapy on one site.

We work closely with colleagues in internal medicine and surgery and can provide the necessary medical support and intensive care for critically ill patients.

Services offered include

Multidiscipinary approach to all cancer cases
Advanced imaging for diagnostic and planning purposes
• Megavoltage radiotherapy with photon beam & electron capacity
• 3D computer assisted radiation planning
Photodynamic therapy, for superficial carcinomas eg SCC nasal planum in cats
Chemotherapy, conventional, metronomic and tyrosine kinase inhibitors
• On site flow cytometry service for diagnosis of leukaemia and lymphoma
Free advice / helpline
• Options for shared care with local practitioners

Treatment options for oncology patients

Photodynamic therapy

Oncology

Linear accelerator for radiotherapy

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The Team

Jane Dobson
MA BVetMed DVetMed DipECVIM-CA (IntMed, Oncol, RadOnc) MRCVS

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Sarah Mason
BVSc BSc PhD CertAVP (SAM) PGCertEd DipECVIM-CA (Oncology) MRCVS

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Maja Arendt
DVM PhD MRCVS

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Antonio Giuliano
DVM MS PgCert(CT) GPCert (SAM) MRCVS

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Charles Pittaway
BSc (Hons) BVSc MRCVS

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Alice Bugg

Annette Preston