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Dr Andrew Gaya, Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Specialist Details
Full name

Dr Andrew Gaya

Qualifications

BSc MB BS MRCP FRCR MD

Title

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Specialties

Oncology - clinical (radiation),

Site specialisation

Colorectal, upper GI

Site specialisation 2
Clinical interests

Colorectal, upper GI, technical radiotherapy development  and implementation. 
 

Background Information
Biography

Research interests include vascular (tumour blood vessel) targeted therapies, functional cancer imaging, combining biological approaches with chemoradiotherapy, and stereotactic body radiosurgery. He is assisting implementation of new radiotherapy techniques at St Thomas' such as IMRT/IGRT. Heavily involved with Cancer Imaging Research at Guy's, chief investigator  of dynamic MRI study in rectal cancer, chief investigator of phase I MRI study utilising a novel contrast agent.  Involvement with audit and clinical governance. Published widely and peer reviews scientific papers on vascular targeting. 
 

Languages spoken

English

Availability
Regular Cromwell clinics

No

Clinic days

Mon: ad hocTue: ad hocWed: ad hocThurs: ad hocFri: ad hocSat:

Appointments telephone number

020 7317 2661

Additional Career Information
Year qualified

1995

Memberships

ASCO, ASTRO, RCR

NHS hospitals

Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Trust

Posts
Research interests

Gastrointestinal Cancers, Lung Cancer, Technical Radiotherapy Development and Implementation.

Key published papers

Gaya A, Daley F, Taylor NJ, Rustin G et al : Relationship Between Human Tumour Angiogenic Profile And Combretastatin Induced Vascular Shutdown: An Exploratory Study. British Journal of Cancer 99(2):321-326 (2008) 
Gaya A, Taylor NJ, Mittal T, Padhani AR et al. Cardiac output changes and variability of DCE-MRI response between patients and between lesions following infusion of the vascular disruptive agent Combretastatin-A4 Phosphate (CA4P). British Journal of Cancer 2008 
Acher PL, Rhode KS, Morris SL, Gaya AM, Miquel ME, Popert R, Nichol J, Tham IW, McLeish K, Deehan C, Dasgupta P, Beaney RP, Keevil SF ; 'A Comparison of XMR Dosimetry And CT-based Dosimetry For The Evaluation of Permanent Prostate Brachytherapy Implants'. IJROBP 71(5):1518 - 1525 (2008) 
S Hughes, J Liong, A Miah, S Ahmad, M Leslie, P Harper, J Prendiville, J Shamash, R Subramaniam, A Gaya, J Spicer, D Landau; Safety study of induction chemotherapy followed by synchronous radiotherapy (RT) and cetuximab in stage III non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): SCRATCH Study. J. Thoracic Oncol. 3(6):648-651 (2008) 
Walther J, Gaya AM, Korshid M, Plowman PN; 'Crossover Response to Erlotinib Of Brain Metastatic Disease From Bronchial Adenocarcinoma After Gefitinib Failure, And An Unusual Rash'. Clinical Oncology 18(8): 637 - 638 (2006) 

Media coverage

Our consultants regularly contribute to hospital publications, as well as national newspaper articles and television coverage.