All of our consultants are GMC registered and on the specialist register for palliative medicine. They work with hospitals and hospices across the UK, as well as treating private patients.
Our expert consultants help cancer patients throughout their cancer journey, from initial diagnosis and treatment to care and support for those reaching the last days of their lives.
Qualifications: MBBS FRCP
Special Interests: Supportive Care; Palliative Medicine
Responsibilities: Consultant supportive care physician; NHS England National Lead for Enhanced Supportive Care
Dr Berman is founder and director of supportive care UK Ltd and supportive and palliative care physician at The Christie NHS Foundation Trust in Manchester. He specialises in the prevention and management of the adverse effects of cancer and cancer treatments, including care for those reaching the last days of their lives. He is also NHS England’s National Clinical Lead for Enhanced Supportive Care – this is a new initiative being rolled out across England, to improve access to supportive care for patients going through cancer treatment at any stage.
Qualifications: MB, ChB. MA. MD. FRCPE.
Special Interests: He has a particular interest in symptom control and the management of progressive neurological disease.
During his specialist training in Palliative Medicine in Liverpool, Matt also studied Clinical Ethics to Masters level at Keele University and completed a Medical Doctorate in Pharmacology. A Consultant in Palliative Care Medicine since 2001, Matt initially worked in North Wales working in Hospital, Hospice and Community Settings before starting practice in Palliative Care Medicine in North Manchester in 2016.
Qualifications: FRCP MRCGP
Special Interests: Palliative Medicine
Responsibilities: Responsible for clinical care within the hospital palliative care team, hospice and community teams as well as actively involved in several research areas in particular end stage respiratory disease.
Dr Cawley qualified in Ireland and has spent time in various areas of the country gaining a breadth and depth of experience in various healthcare settings. Excellent care starts with the patient and ensures all decisions are centered on the best available evidence and what the patient and their carer need.