Professor Nutting

  • Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Cyberknife
  • Radiotherapy
  • Chemotherapy

Professor Chris Nutting

GMC: 3616743

Professor Christopher Nutting is a prominent consultant clinical oncologist in London whose areas of expertise include head and neck cancer, thyroid cancer, lung cancer and CyberKnife. He is a specialist in radiotherapy and chemotherapy with a particular interest in reducing the side effects of treatment by using highly focussed radiotherapy. 

After graduating from the University of London Professor Nutting went on to take a number of important posts and has become a highly experienced and an extremely well-respected oncologist in London. 

Besides his medical experience, Professor Nutting has impressive teaching credentials, having been appointed Professor in clinical oncology at The Institute of Cancer Research. 

Professor Nutting is keen to offer the best and most up-to-date care for his patients and is at the forefront of his field when it comes to radiotherapy techniques. He is actively involved in research and has contributed to countless peer-reviewed publications. 

  • Professional experience

    • Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Harley Street Clinic, London (present)
    • Consultant Clinical Oncologist, The Royal Marsden Hospital, London (present)
  • Education

    • PhD University of London (2012)
    • MD University of London (2000)
    • Fellow, Royal College of Radiologists RCR (1998)
    • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians RCP (1995)
    • MBBS University of London (1992)
  • Professional membership

    • President of the British Oncological Association
    • Royal College of Physicians
    • Royal College of Radiologists
  • Teaching posts

    • Visiting Professor, Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital, New York 2019
    • Faculty Member, American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (2011 and 2012)
    • Visiting Professor, National Oncology Centre, Muscat, Oman (2011)
    • Faculty Member, American Society of Clinical Oncology (2009)
    • Markson Lecturer, Glasgow University (2004)
  • Prizes and awards

    • Fellow Academy of Medical Sciences (2018)
    • Quality in Care Award 2013 – "Improving the quality of life and experience of care for people living with cancer" category (2013)
    • Stanley Melville Award, British Institute of Radiology, (2012)
    • British Institute of Radiology Mackenzie Davidson Memorial Medal and Lecture (2010)
    • Royal College of Radiologists/IPEM Cochrane-Shanks-Jalill Visiting Professorship Cluj-Napocou, Romania, (2010)
    • European Congress on Clinical Oncology "Best of 2009" plenary on PARSPORT trial results Merck Sorono Visiting Professorship to Eastern Australia (2009)
    • ESTRO-Varian Clinical Oncology Prize (2001)
    • British Institute of Radiology Sir Godfrey Hounsfield Lecturer (2000)
    • Royal College of Radiologists Ross Award (2000) (for presentation to BCRM)
    • British Institute of Radiology Flude Prize (2000) (for advancing UK radiology)
    • European School of Oncology Hans Wyder Travel Fellowship (2000)
    • Leonard Levy Prize (best oral paper presentation at IOS 2000)
    • Royal College of Radiologists Durrant Travelling Fellowship (1999)
    • RSM Radiology Section Finzi Prize Winner (1999)
    • Cancer Research Campaign Clinical Research Fellowship (1998)
    • Royal Marsden Hospital Ronald Raven Clinical Research Prize (1998)

 Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Chemotherapy
  • Cyberknife
  • Head and neck cancer
  • Image guided radiotherapy (IGRT)
  • Intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
  • Lung cancer
  • Radiosurgery
  • Radiotherapy
  • Second medical opinion
  • Stereotactic radiotherapy
  • Thyroid cancer

Make an appointment


  • The Harley Street Clinic
    16 Devonshire St W1G 7AF - London (W1G Marylebone London)
  • The Royal Marsden Hospital
    203 Fulham Rd, South Kensington SW3 6JJ - London (Central London)


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