Dr Christopher Coyle
Consultant medical oncologist
BSc, MBBS, MRCP, PGDip, MD (res)
I specialise in the treatment of breast, oesophageal, stomach, pancreas, biliary tract and liver cancers and has expertise in the use of chemotherapy, endocrine therapy, targeted therapy and immunotherapy.
I was appointed as a Consultant Medical Oncologist at Portsmouth Hospitals University Trust in 2018 and is also a visiting Consultant at St Richards Hospital Chichester. I qualified at the Royal Free and University College Medical School in London, and trained in Medical Oncology at Imperial College London
I have worked as a clinical scientist at the Medical Research Council Clinical Trials Unit at UCL, where I worked on phase III cancer trial design and management and was awarded a Medical Doctor by Research (MDres) for my thesis on repurposing medicines of the adjuvant treatment of cancer and have published extensively on the subject.
I am a faculty tutor for medical oncology trainees in Portsmouth and the current chair of the Oncology Consultant Group in Portsmouth.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Christopher Coyle at Spire include:
Physiology Bachelor of Science / University College London / 2001
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery / University College London / 2006
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians / London, UK / 2010
Specialty Certificate in Medical Oncology / London, UK / 2017
Postgraduate Diploma in Oncology / Institute of Cancer Research / 2014
Doctor of Medicine by Research / University College London, / 2018
Specialty tutor for medical oncology trainees in Portsmouth
Current chair for oncology consultant group meetings at Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust
Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust
Visiting Consultant at St Richards Hospital NHS Trust
I am married with two young children and relax by spending time with my family and friends.