Dr Laura Pemberton

Name

Laura Pemberton

Job title

Consultant Clinical Oncologist

Phone number

0161 918 7442

Fax number

0161 446 8142

Qualifications

MBChB Hons, BSc Hons, MRCP, FRCR

Specialities

Lung cancer and skin cancer (excluding melanoma)

Responsibilities

Core member of lung team, delivering curative and palliative radiotherapy including SABR (stereotactic ablative body radiotherapy); curative radiotherapy for skin cancers.

Core member of both Wythenshawe lung cancer and Pennine Acute lung MDT (multi-disciplinary team); peripheral cancer clinics held in both Oldham and Wythenshawe weekly.

Professional biography

Dr Pemberton had multi-centre experience before becoming a consultant at The Christie in 2007, specialising in skin and lung cancer. Since then she has worked alongside a fantastic team of people at Christie, Oldham and Wythenshawe. The clinical oncologists have great links with radiology and medical oncology colleagues and meet regularly to ensure professional development and best practice. As part of a large team, Dr Pemberton deals only with radiotherapy for lung cancer. Together the department now offers intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) and stereotactic using four- dimensional scanning.

Publications

Publications in The Christie research publications repository

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