Consultant Profile

Dr Hafiz Algurafi

Practicing at:
Spire Hartswood Hospital, Spire Wellesley Hospital
  • Breast care
    • Breast cancer
  • Oncology
    • Breast cancer
    • Chemotherapy
    • Gynaecological cancer
    • Radiotherapy
    • Skin cancer
Special clinical interests:
  • Breast cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Skin cancers (melanoma and non-melanoma)
  • Brain cancer
  • Radiotherapy
  • Chemotherapy
Research interests:

Participation in multinational trials.
Principal investigator of numerous trials, mainly in breast, ovarian and skin cancers.

Current NHS and /or university posts:
Consultant clinical oncologist at Southend University Hospital NHS Trust and Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital NHS Trust.
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Member of the Royal College of Physicians
Fellow of the Faculty of Radiologists at Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists in the UK
Member of the European Society of Medical Oncologists

Contact Details 
Private secretary:
Lynne  Richards
Private secretary telephone number:
01245 400764
Private secretary fax:
01245 400764
Dr Algurafi is available for appointments on Tuesday evenings.
Background Information 
Professional profile:

Dr Algurafi is a consultant clinical oncologist offering expert advice in a relaxed and friendly environment. Patients seen by Dr Algurafi receive a thorough and comprehensive clinical assessment.

Dr Algurafi is currently a consultant clinical oncologist at Southend University Hospital NHS Trust and Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital NHS Trust. He is lead breast oncologist at Southend Hospital and ovarian, skin and brain cancer lead at Basildon Hospital. He is also skin cancer research lead and principal investigator of numerous multicentred trials.

Dr Algurafi graduated from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland medical school and undertook his initial post graduate medical training in Manchester and London. He completed his oncology training in London at the Royal Marsden Hospital, Charing Cross Hospital, Hammersmith Hospital and Guys and St Thomas Hospital. He has worked at Guys and St Thomas Hospital at consultant level before undertaking a permanent post in Essex.

Personal profile:

My interests include football, walking and world cinema.

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Dr Hafiz Algurafi

Dr Hafiz Algurafi Breast care & Oncology Consultant, Southend On Sea, Essex, private hospital specialist.

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