Consultant Profile

Dr Alan Makepeace

Dr Alan Makepeace FRCR, FRCS, FRSC(Ed)
Practicing at:
Spire Bushey Hospital, Spire Harpenden Hospital
  • Oncology
    • Bowel Cancer
    • Breast disease
Special clinical interests:

Breast cancer, colorectal cancer

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Clincal Oncologist, Mount Vernon & Watford Hospitals NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow of Royal College of Radiologists

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
020 8901 5555
Private secretary telephone number:
01923 836833
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Having obtained a 1st in Chemical Engineering at Imperial College, Dr Makepeace worked briefly in the City before commencing his undergraduate medical education. Having qualified at Kings College, London, he went on to obtain the FRCS (Edinburgh) in 1981 and FRCS (England) the same year. He entered oncology in 1982 obtaining the FRCR in 1985 and was subsequently appointed as a Consultant in Clinical Oncology.

Dr Makepeace has been Director of Continuing Professional Development, Member of the Education Board and the Training Accrediation Committee of the Royal College of Radiologists; during this period, he was also a committee member of the Academy of Royal Colleges. Dr Makepeace is currently a member of the Accreditation Committee and a member of the Appraisal Approvals Panel of the Postgradute Medical and Education Training Board. He is also a expert reviewer in Oncology for the Healthcare Commission. Dr Makepeace's clinical interests are centred on the management of breast and colorectal cancer.

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