Consultant Clinical Oncologist
0161 918 7457
0161 446 8027
MB BCh, MRCP., FRCR
Non-surgical treatment of head and neck cancer and radiotherapy and electro-chemotherapy for skin cancer
Chair of the Drugs and Theraputics committee
Dr Sykes worked at hospitals in Birmingham before arriving at The Christie in 1992. He was appointed as a consultant in clinical oncology at The Christie in 1997 and he currently sees between 250 and 300 new cases of head and neck cancer every year. He also treats non-melanoma skin cancer with all non-surgical means of treatment including electro-chemotherapy, and he provides radiotherapy support to the melanoma group. He has published very widely in the field of head and neck cancer and has led a number of clinical trials into new treatments.
Head and neck cancer; research into radiotherapy and chemotherapy