Dr Stephen Karp

Consultant Clinical Oncologist


Clinical Interests

  • Breast oncology
  • Urological oncology
  • Prostate disease including prostate cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Gastro-intestinal oncology
  • Colon cancer
  • Rectal cancer
  • Colorectal cancer

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College Of Physicians
  • Royal College Of Radiologists
  • Royal Society Of Medicine
  • British Medical Association
  • Amercian Society Of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society For Radiation Oncology
  • European Society For Therapeutic Radiology And Oncology

Personal profile

Dr Karp trained in Clinical Oncology at the Middlesex and Mount Vernon Hospitals.

Dr Karp was appointed a Consultant in 1990. Initially practising in a wide range of tumour types he now specialises in treating cancers of the breast, GI tract (colo-rectal, oesophago-gastric, pancreatic) and urological cancer (prostate and bladder cancer) with chemotherapy, hormonal therapy, biological therapy and radiotherapy.

Dr Karp led the Royal College of Radiologists COIN project which produced 6 national cancer guidelines including breast and prostate cancer. Dr Karp also specialises in using radiotherapy treatments including Cyberknife, IMRT, IGRT and adaptive radiotherapy.

Dr Karp also carries out medico-legal work related to cancer.

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