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+44 (0)207 935 4444
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+44 (0)207 616 7693
Self-pay enquiry:
+44 (0)203 219 3315
The London Clinic

Specialties and sub-specialties

Oncology
Medical oncology
Uro-oncology

Professional profile

Dr Mark Linch is a Consultant Medical Oncologist at University College London (UCL) Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer at the UCL Cancer Institute where he leads the Urological Cancer Biology Group. He also treats patients at leading private hospitals in London, specialising in the treatment of prostate and bladder cancers.

Dr Linch trained in medical oncology at the Royal Marsden Hospital (RMH), London. In 2012 he was awarded a PhD in Cancer Cell Biology from UCL and the Cancer Research UK London Research Institute (LRI), now known as the Francis Crick Institute. He continued his post-doctoral studies at the LRI while also working as a Consultant Medical Oncologist at RMH.

In 2014 Dr Linch was appointed Consultant Medical Oncologist at UCL Hospital and Group Leader at the UCL Cancer Institute with the aim of developing translational science in urological malignancies. His research programme is funded by the NIHR/BRC, CRUK and the American Prostate Cancer Foundation and is focused on understanding the heterogeneity of cancer cell signalling and how this may impact on the immune response which has led to a patent and over 30 peer-reviewed publications.

Dr Linch leads on a number of studies involving in depth profiling of patients’ cancers, looking for genetic, protein and immune cell changes that are associated with cancer.

Through this work, Dr Linch hopes to be able to match individual patients with effective therapies, incorporate immunotherapy into routine clinical practice for urological cancers and help develop novel therapies.

Clinical interests

  • Advanced and high-risk prostate cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Chemotherapy
  • Immunotherapy

Current posts

  • Consultant Medical Oncologist
    University College London Hospital

Current teaching posts

  • Honorary Senior Lecturer
    UCL Cancer Institute

Medical training

  • Leeds University Medical School 2000
  • The Royal Marsden Hospital

mEDICAL aDMISSIONS

A nurse with a patient

Facilitating acute admissions into The London Clinic whilst maintaining the highest levels of safety and care, supported by a consultant on-call rota.

Concierge service

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We can support our patients with travel, hotel accommodation, London tours, plus theatre and restaurant reservations.

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Main numbers

General enquiries: 020 7935 4444 Appointments: 020 7616 7693 Self-pay: 020 3219 3315

Other numbers

Concierge service: 020 3219 3323International office: 020 3 219 3266Invoice and payment enquiries: 020 7616 7708

Your call may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes.

Medical service numbers

Breast services appointments: 020 7616 7653 Diagnostics appointments: 020 7616 7653 Endoscopy appointments: 020 7616 7760 Eye centre appointments: 020 7616 7768 Haematology appointments: 020 7535 5503 Kidney services appointments: 020 7224 5234 Liver services appointments: 020 7616 7719 Physiotherapy appointments: 020 7616 7651 Radiology appointments: 020 7616 7653

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