Consultant Profile

Dr Malcolm  Johnston

Dr Malcolm  Johnston MB BS B.Sc MRCS FRCR
Practicing at:
The Montefiore Hospital
  • Radiology
    • Interventional radiology
    • Vascular radiology
Special clinical interests:

Vascular and Non-vascular intervention (peripheral vascular disease, fibroid embolization, vertebroplasty, oncology venous access/complex biopsy

Research interests:

Fibroid embolisation, renal artery stenting

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Clinical Lead Interventional Radiologist, Brighton and Sussex Medical School

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

Royal College of Radiologists
British Society of Interventional Radiology
Cardiovascular and Interventional Radiology Society of Europe

Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Malcolm Johnston is a consultant radiologist at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals and at Western Sussex Hospitals.

He is also a senior lecturer and lead for radiology education at Brighton and Sussex Medical School.

He trained in radiology at the Royal Free Hospital in London before undertaking a specialist fellowship in Interventional  Radiology in Vancouver, Canada.

He has been a consultant since 2005 and is the Regional Clinical Lead for Interventional Radiology with particular interests in vascular, hepatobiliary and uro-intervention. He has recently published research on complex biopsy techniques, vascular intervention and is the lead investigator on fibroid embolization and renal artery stenting trials. He has a strong commitment to undergraduate and postgraduate medical education and is on the education committee of the British Society of Intervention Radiology.

Personal profile:

Dr Johnston is a keen musician, playing the violin and piano, and until recently was the conductor of the Hampstead Symphonia and Chorus. He has had a number of orchestral and choral compositions performed. He is a keen mountain biker and golfer, and is a qualified ski instructor. 

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Dr Malcolm  Johnston

Dr Malcolm  Johnston Radiology Consultant, Brighton & Hove, East Sussex, private hospital specialist.

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