Dr Christopher Coyle

Consultant medical oncologist

BSc, MBBS, MRCP, PGDip, MD (res)


Specialises in

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.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Christopher Coyle at Spire include:

Clinical oncology

Other treatments

  • Targeted therapies and immunotherapy

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Breast cancer
Upper gastrointestinal cancer

Upper gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary cancers Clinical trials

Qualification and professional memberships

Physiology Bachelor of Science / University College London / 2001
BSc

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery / University College London / 2006
MBBS

Membership of the Royal College of Physicians / London, UK / 2010
MRCP

Specialty Certificate in Medical Oncology / London, UK / 2017
MRCP(onc)

Postgraduate Diploma in Oncology / Institute of Cancer Research / 2014
PGDip

Doctor of Medicine by Research / University College London, / 2018
MD(res)


Professional memberships

Association of Cancer Physicians

Royal College of Physicians


Professional leadership

Specialty tutor for medical oncology trainees in Portsmouth
Current chair for oncology consultant group meetings at Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust

Research and publications

Current NHS posts

Portsmouth Hospitals University NHS Trust 

Visiting Consultant at St Richards Hospital NHS Trust

Personal profile

I am married with two young children and relax by spending time with my family and friends.

Contact information

Telephone 02392 456 035
Private secretary Charlie Black
Private secretary telephone 02392 456 035
Private secretary email charlie.black@spirehealthcare.com