Dr Mark Drummond

Consultant Haematologist

MB ChB, PhD, FRCPath

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I am experienced in the management of all haematological conditions with a particular interest in Myeloproliferative disorders and Myelodysplasia.I obtained my medical degree from University of Glasgow in 1992. My haematology training was undertaken in Scotland and New Zealand. I obtained a PhD (in Chronic Leukaemia) in 2004 and became a Consultant in 2006. I am now based at the Beatson Cancer centre in Glasgow.I am is currently Lead Clinician for Blood Cancers in the West of Scotland and leads on a number of UK and International Clinical Trials. I have authored over 40 peer-reviewed publications, including two textbooks of Haematological diagnosis.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Mark Drummond at Spire include:

Other treatments

  • Blood transfusion
  • Coagulation
  • Haematological oncology

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Clinical interests

Haematological oncology
Blood transfusion

My clinical interests include investigation and diagnosis of all blood count and haematological abnormalities. Treatment of anaemia, anticoagulation, and monitoring of blood disorders (including blood cancers) are offered in addition to management of most other haematological disorders.

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

Royal College of Pathologists

British Society of Haematology

UK Myeloproliferative Disorders Clinical Studies Group

UK Myelodysplastic Syndromes Clinical Studies Group

Research and publications

  • Myeloproliferative disorders, Myelodysplasia, Chronic Leukaemia
  • Diagnosis of haematological conditions, in particular Blood Cancers

Current NHS posts

Consultant Haematologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Beatson Cancer Centre, Greater Glasgow and Clyde Health Board

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