Treatment restrictions due to coronavirus (COVID-19)

As part of our longstanding relationship, we are proud to be dedicating our resources to the NHS at this important time. As a result many of our treatments are currently suspended and we are reviewing all planned procedures and consultations. We are making every effort to talk to impacted patients and apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Dr Santhanam Sundar

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Practising at

Spire Nottingham Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Santhanam Sundar at Spire include:


Other treatments

General management of all common cancers including:

  • Prostate cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Endometrial cancer

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Professional profile

I completed my 5 year oncology training program in Nottingham & Leicester. I obtained my Masters of Science degree in Oncology from University of Nottingham in 2001. I became a fellow of The Royal College of Radiologists in 2001 and obtained my European Certification in Medical Oncology in 2002.

Prior to that, I did my General Medical training in the Greater Manchester area and obtained my Membership of The Royal College of Physicians in 1997. I passed my UK General Medical Council exams in 1996 and passed my United States Medical Licensure exams in 1995.

I strongly believe in compassionate care with honest information and optimistic attitude. Highly technical radiotherapy and the latest chemotherapy and immunotherapy treatments that provide hope, offer curative potential and prolong good quality of life would be the backbone of my practice.

Clinical Interests

Bladder cancer
Prostate cancer
Kidney cancer

Chemotherapy, radiotherapy, hormone therapy, immunotherapy, IMRT, molecular targeted therapy

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Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / Thanjavur Medical College, Tamilnadu, India / 1993
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCP / Royal College of Physicians, London / 1997
Membership of the Royal College of Physicians

MSc (Onc) / University of Nottingham / 2001
Master of Science (Oncology)

FRCR / Royal College of Radiologists / 2001
Fellowship of the The Royal College of Radiologists

Professional memberships

The Royal College of Physicians
The Royal College of Radiologists
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society for Radiation Oncology
European Society for Medical Oncology
European Society of Radiation Oncology

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Current NHS posts

Nottingham University Hospitals

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Personal Profile

I enjoy watching factual programmes, news and satire eg "Have I Got News For You". I enjoy walking within Nottingham's parks and if time permits short walks in Derbyshire.

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Private contact details

Telephone For appointments at Spire Nottingham 0115 937 7735