Dr James Mackay, Consultant Clinical Genetic Oncologist

Dr James Mackay MA MD FRCP FRCPE

Consultant Clinical Genetic Oncologist

MA MD FRCP FRCPE
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Dr Mackay is a recommended Genetic Oncologist

Dr James Mackay - Introduction

Dr James Mackay - Introduction

What is a genetic oncologist?

What is a genetic oncologist?

How accurate is genetic oncology?

How accurate is genetic oncology?

How long does genetic sequencing take?

How long does genetic sequencing take?

Why would I want to know if I had an increased risk of cancer?

Why would I want to know if I had an increased risk of cancer?

How does genetic testing actually work?

How does genetic testing actually work?

What should a patient look for in a genetic counsellor?

What should a patient look for in a genetic counsellor?

What does a genetic counsellor do?

What does a genetic counsellor do?

Do I need a referral for genetic cancer testing?

Do I need a referral for genetic cancer testing?

Would my private health insurance cover genetic testing?

Would my private health insurance cover genetic testing?

What information do you need to know about my family in order to do a genetic test?

What information do you need to know about my family in order to do a genetic test?

Evolution of genetic testing in the last few years

Evolution of genetic testing in the last few years

What other questions can I ask during the genetic testing consultation?

What other questions can I ask during the genetic testing consultation?

Areas of expertise

  • Breast cancer
  • Cancer screening
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Genetics and inherited cancer
  • Gynaecological cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
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Recommendations for Dr Mackay

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Recommended by:

  • byDr Philip Joseph Posner, GP

    An expert in cancer genetics. Excellent advice for women with family history of breast cancer, with clear explanations to patients.

  • byMiss Fiona MacNeill, Consultant Breast Surgeon

    An expert colleague to call upon when patients are concerned about the effects of genetics and family history.

  • byMr Simon Marsh, Consultant Breast and General Surgeon

    He is widely recognised as one of the best reconstructive surgeons in the field of breast reconstruction.

  • byMr Ali Noorani, Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

    Excellent clinician. Dr James Mackay is a highly recommended Geneticist.

  • byDr Philip Joseph Posner, GP

    An expert in cancer genetics. Excellent advice for women with family history of breast cancer, with clear explanations to patients.

  • byMiss Fiona MacNeill, Consultant Breast Surgeon

    An expert colleague to call upon when patients are concerned about the effects of genetics and family history.

  • byMr Simon Marsh, Consultant Breast and General Surgeon

    He is widely recognised as one of the best reconstructive surgeons in the field of breast reconstruction.

  • byMr Ali Noorani, Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon

    Excellent clinician. Dr James Mackay is a highly recommended Geneticist.

  • Address

    • LOC - Leaders in Oncology Care

      95 Harley Street , London, W1G 6AF

    • Telephone or video consultation

      Virtual

    About Dr James Mackay

    GMC number: 2846244

    Year qualified: 1983

    Place of primary qualification: University of Edinburgh

    Areas of expertise

    • Genetics cancer
    • Inherited cancer
    • Cancer screening
    • Cancer care
    • Breast cancer
    • Colorectal cancer
    • Gynaecological cancer
    • Ovarian cancer

    Professional memberships

    Royal College of Physicians
    British Association of Surgical Oncology
    General Medical Council

    Articles by Dr James Mackay

    Shouldn’t all young breast cancer patients be offered genetic testing to help prevent development of ovarian cancer?

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  • Dr Peter Harper, Physician & Medical oncologist

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  • Mr Simon Marsh, Consultant Breast and General Surgeon

    Superb relaxed manner with patients and reassuring in every way.

  • Mr Adam Rosenthal, Consultant Gynaecologist and Colposcopist

    Mr Adam Rosenthal is a specialist in inherited cancer syndromes.

  • Prof. Paul Ellis, Consultant Medical Oncologist

    Prof. Paul Ellis is a specialist in breast cancer treatment.

  • Dr Alison Jones, Consultant Medical Oncologist

    Dr Alison Jones is a specialist in breast cancer treatment.

  • Dr Susan Cleator, Consultant Clinical Oncologist

    Dr Susan Cleator is a specialist in breast cancer oncology.

  • Miss Fiona MacNeill, Consultant Breast Surgeon

    An expert clinician committed to first-class patient care.

  • Dr Anand Saggar, Clinical Genetic Specialist

    Dr Anand Saggar is a specialist in rare genetic syndromes.

  • Mr Timothy Mould, Consultant Gynaecological Oncologist

    Mr Tim Mould is a specialist in gynaecological cancer.

  • Miss Tena Walters, Consultant Breast Surgeon

    Miss Tena Walters is very empathetic with patients.

  • Dr Jonathan Krell, Consultant Oncologist

    Dr Jonathan Krell is a specialist in GI cancer.

  • Mr Tim Davidson, Consultant General, Breast and Oncoplastic Surgeon

    Mr Tim Davidson has a very sympathetic manner with his patients.

  • Prof. Rosalind Eeles, Clinical Oncology

    Prof. Ros Eeles is a specialist in inherited genetic conditions.

  • Mr Gerald P H Gui, Consultant Breast Surgeon

    Mr Gerald Gui is an expert clinician and very friendly.