Speciality

Non-surgical treatments for head and neck, upper gastrointestinal tract, hepatobiliary/pancreatic and gynaecological malignancies

Memberships

  • Fellowship of the Royal College of Radiology (United Kingdom)
  • Clinical Oncology Specialist Register of the General Medical Council (United Kingdom)
  • Clinical Radiation Expert (CRE) for Health Research Authority(HRA), National Health Service (NHS)
  • Honorary Senior Lecturer (Radiotherapy Quality Assurance), Institute of Head and Neck Studies and Education (InHANSE)

Biography

Dr Cheng Boon is Consultant Clinical Oncologist at the Worcester Oncology Centre at Worcester Royal Hospital. He completed medical training at the University of Manchester Medical School.

Dr Boon specialises in the non-surgical management of solid organ malignancies of the head and neck and upper gastrointestinal tract, in radiotherapy for plasmacytoma and lymphoma as well as in chemotherapy for gynaecological malignancies. His objective is to harness technology to offer complex, modern radiotherapy, improving survival and limiting toxicities to normal tissue.

Dr Boon sits on a panel of clinicians that helps screen early clinical trial proposals for radiation safety and exposure purposes.