About the London Prostate Cancer Centre
The London Prostate Cancer Centre provides a focal point for the diagnosis and treatment of this life threatening disease. Private consultations and second opinions are available through the Harley Street consulting rooms. A full range of prostate cancer treatments are available through the extensive facilities available at the Cromwell Hospital in West London and other leading private hospitals in London.
Dr Nick Plowman
The expert team is led by Dr Nick Plowman, Senior Clinical Oncologist to St Bartholomew’s Hospital, and one of the country’s most experienced cancer physicians. Dr Plowman is an authority on the optimal management of cancer and leads one of the country’s foremost teams tackling all cancers. He has a long term interest in advances in the radiotherapeutic methods to treat prostate cancer – both external beam conformal radiotherapy and seed brachytherapy – and hormonal methods of therapy.
The Bupa Cromwell Hospital
Patients requiring radiotherapy or chemotherapy are cared for at the Bupa Cromwell Hospital, a recognised centre of excellence for the treatment of cancer. Patients come from all over the UK and the world for the latest and most effective treatments in prostate cancer. The aim is to offer the most appropriate treatment for each individual patyient, to reduce the need for radical surgery, deliver better results and a shorter hospital stay. This leading London private hospital provides a friendly, safe and comfortable environment, with highly skilled specialists who work in multi-disciplinary teams. The comprehensive range of advanced radiation treatments includes external beam treatment,TomoTherapy, Gamma Knife surgery and Gulmay therapy.