The London Clinic


  • Oncology

Sub specialties

  • Urological tumours using systemic therapy and radiotherapy
  • Neuroendocrine tumours with radiotherapy

Clinical interests

  • Urological cancer (bladder cancer, prostate cancer, kidney cancer)
  • Lung cancer
  • Radiotherapy
  • Image guided radiotherapy/tumour motion
  • Radiotherapy dose painting
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  • Bladder preservation with chemoradiation
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Professional profile

Simon Hughes' medical training took place at Guy's and St Thomas' Medical School, where he also gained a BSc with First Class honours.
FollowingMedical schoolhe undertook specialist training in clinical oncology on the Pan-Thames training rotation. During this time he spent 2.5 years as a research fellow developing novel radiotherapy techniques for the treatment of lung cancer; and is still part of a research team introducing new technology into lung cancer radiation planning.
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He now works as a Clinical Oncology Consultant at Guy's & St. Thomas' Hospitals, where he is the Lead for Clinical Oncology research and development. His main clinical interests are in urological and thoracic malignancies, for which he has weekly clinics both at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospitals, and South London Healthcare NHS Trust. Simon's research interests include tumour motion, radiotherapy dose escalation and the combination of novel agents with radiotherapy. He has been involved in several clinical trials in this field and is on the Trial Management Group for 2 UK multicentre trials.
He has published over 20 papers and abstracts. He has also been an active member of the Oncology Section of the Royal Society of Medicine for over 10 years, and is President of the section for the 2011-2012 Session.
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Current posts

  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist
    Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust
  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist
    King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
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Clinic location

22 Devonshire Place
London W1G 6JA
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Oliver Freidman
020 3219 3599
020 8588 3761