Acute Oncology Service

What we do

We offer rapid access to treatment for cancer-related emergencies with consultant-led input for patients with:

  • An emergency new diagnosis of cancer
  • Complications related to cancer treatments (for example chemotherapy or radiotherapy)
  • Complications related to the cancer itself

Our team

At Chelsea and Westminster the service is led by Dr Tom Newsom-Davis and at West Middlesex by Dr Pippa Riddle. 


Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Cancer Services, Edith Smith Medical Day Unit, Ground Floor, Lift D

West Middlesex University Hospital

See main reception for directions.


Chelsea and Westminster Hospital

Rachel Sharkey (AOS Clinical Nurse Specialist)
T: 07791 472 630 (in hours)

West Middlesex University Hospital

Claire Kalia (AOS Advanced Nurse Practitioner)
T: 020 8560 2121—ask for bleep 719


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