Dr Arvind Arora

Consultant Medical Oncologist

Practising at

Spire Nottingham Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Arvind Arora at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Immunotherapy
  • Targated therapies
  • Endocrine therapies

Tumour sites treated;

  • HpB (Hepatobiliary and pancreatic cancer)
  • NETs (Neuroendocrine tumours)
  • Lung cancer
  • Liver cancer
  • Bile duct and gall bladder cancer
  • Breast cancer

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Professional profile

I did my General Medicine training at University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust between 2005 and 2007. During this period, I loved caring for cancer patients so decided to pursue my career in this field of medicine.

I spent 6 years as Specialty trainee in Oncology East Midlands Medical Training Programme - North. During this period I successfully completed Postgraduate Certificate in Oncology from Newcastle University with distinction, MSc in Oncology from the University of Nottingham with a research project on Pancreatic and Bile Duct cancer, Acute Oncology module from Liverpool University, Management course from Warwick University and Intensive teaching course from the University of Nottingham.

After completion of my specialist training in oncology, I also dedicated two years in Lab based translational research at the University of Nottingham evaluating the role of RecQ helicases DNA repair in Breast Cancer.

In 2015, I was appointed as Consultant in Medical Oncology at Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust NUH. I have a specialist interest in the management of Breast, Lung, Mesothelioma, Pancreatic, Gall Bladder, Liver, Bile Duct and Neuroendocrine tumours. I provide cancer services to NUH and Kings Mill Hospital, Mansfield. I am also Clinical Governance and Audit lead Oncology Department at NUH.

I am actively involved in the teaching of junior doctors, scientists and medical students. I am also module convenor for MSc Oncology course at the University of Nottingham. I am actively involved in clinical research and I am currently the principal investigator for several clinical trials at NUH. I have over 20 publications in well-reputed peer-reviewed journals. In recognition of my research and teaching work, I have been recently awarded the title of Honorary Clinical Associate Professor by School of Medicine at the University of Nottingham.

I am an active member of Royal College of Physicians, Association of cancer physicians, ESMO and ENETS.

Clinical Interests

Upper gastrointestinal cancer
Lung cancer
Breast cancer

Pancreatic cancer, liver cancer, bile duct cancer, neuro-endocrine tumours (NETs), mesothelioma, lung cancer, breast cancer, chemotherapy, targeted therapy, immunotherapy, clinical trials.

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Govt Medical College, Patiala, India / 1998
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCP / Royal College of Physicians, UK / 2011
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Physicians

PGC / Newcastle University, UK / 2012
PGCert Oncology

MSc / University of Nottingham / 2013
Master of Science (Oncology)

Professional memberships

Member of the Royal College of Physicians
The European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)
European Neuroendocrine Tumor Society
Member of Association for Cancer Physicians

Professional leadership

Clinical Governance Lead for Oncology at NUH
Clinical Audit Lead for Oncology at NUH
Honorary Clinical Associate Professor, School of Medicine, University of Nottingham.

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Current NHS posts

Consultant Medical Oncologist, Nottingham University Hospitals

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Research and Publication

  • DNA Repair
  • Active postuipation in clinical trial (Principle interests for various trials)



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Private contact details

Telephone For appointments at Spire Nottingham Hospital 0115 937 7735