Second opinion service for Datar Cancer Genetics patients
Cromwell Hospital provides a bespoke second opinion service for Datar Cancer Genetics patients, with an initial consultation offered within five days of referral.
About our second opinion service
Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be a distressing time for you and your family. Cromwell Hospital has created a bespoke second opinion service and virtual care pathway for Datar Cancer Genetics patients, offering you an initial discussion or virtual consultation within five days of referral.
At Cromwell Hospital, we have 16 multidisciplinary team meetings and four tumour boards, where clinicians come together to provide expert advice and recommend a personalised treatment plan.
- You will have your initial consultation with one of our expert oncological consultants.
- Your case will be reviewed through one of our multidisciplinary team meetings or tumour boards, where a wide range of clinicians will provide their expert advice, within five days of your initial consultation.
- Your consultant will share the outcome of the discussion with you in a follow-up consultation, and provide you with a full written report.
Datar Cancer Genetics is a leader in developing blood-based diagnostics that can detect cancer early, offering non-invasive investigations for better treatment options, and tracking the progression of cancer or its recurrence.
Integrated Cancer Campus
Our Integrated Cancer Campus is an award-winning centre of excellence in oncology, with the full range of diagnostic services and leading cancer treatments, including minimally invasive and robotic surgery, advanced radiotherapy, and the latest cancer drugs.
Cromwell Hospital hosts monthly and fortnightly MDT meetings chaired by our expert consultants, who work together to plan the best and most appropriate treatment for you. The team is often made up of consultant physicians, surgeons, oncologists, radiologists, and other applied health professionals, including clinical nurse specialists, radiographers, physiotherapists, and dietitians.