Dr Anne Suovuori is a consultant clinical oncologist, trained to deliver radiotherapy, chemotherapy and other cancer drug treatments. Dr Suovuori regularly attends international conferences and national meetings to keep abreast of the latest developments in cancer care. She is involved in various research projects in breast cancer and is also a member of many cancer networks. Her philosophy is to treat people as individuals in a holistic way and encourage them to make lifestyle changes which will benefit their long-term health.
Dr Suovuori trained and qualified as a consultant clinical oncologist in Finland at the University Hospital in Turku. After training, she worked as a locum consultant in the same hospital and in the local hospice. After two years work experience in a Finnish pharmaceutical company (Orion-Farmos).
Anne moved to the UK and worked as a Research Fellow in the Breast Unit and the Thyroid Unit. She worked as a locum consultant oncologist at the Royal Free Hospital in London, before being appointed to her current NHS post in 2003. Dr Suovuori is now the supervisor for clinical oncology trainees at Wessex Deanery.
Privately, Dr Anne Suovuori has worked with Cancer Partners UK since the company began in 2009, delivering advanced image guided radiotherapy and intensity modulated radiotherapy.
Dr Anne Suovuori treats the following conditions:
- Breast cancer (radiotherapy for both breast and secondaries, chemotherapy, endocrine and infusional treastments)
- Melanoma (chemotherapy, radiotherapy)
- Other skin cancers (radiotherapy)
- Soft tissue sarcoma (chemotherapy, radiotherapy)
- Life style and dietary advice in cancer care