Dr Rob Hughes

Consultant Oncologist


Specialises in

I am a Clinical Oncologist specialising in the treatment of pelvic cancers especially prostate, bladder and colorectal cancer. I have a particular interest in the use of targeted radiotherapy IMRT and IGRT and also in brachytherapy for prostate cancer.

I work as part of the urology and colorectal cancer multidisciplinary teams based in North Hertfordshire treating patients with both localised and advanced tumours within a multidisciplinary group with support from my surgical, radiological and nursing colleagues.

I am able to provide chemotherapy and hormone treatments at both Spire Harpenden Hospital and at Mount Vernon Hospital, plus radiotherapy treatments at both the Cancer Partners radiotherapy unit in Elstree or at Mount Vernon Hospital.


Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Rob Hughes at Spire include:

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Additional information

Bowel cancer
Prostate cancer

Special Clinical Interests: Image guided radiotherapy, brachytherapy, chemotherapy and targeted cancer treatments
Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.
Telephone 0800 585 112
Website http://www.theprostatepractice.com/
Private secretary Charlotte McAleese
Private secretary telephone 07904 046 308
Private secretary fax 02038 262 435
Private secretary email Charlotte.McAleese@genesiscare.co.uk