Dr Stephen Kennedy, Consultant Oncologist

Dr Stephen Kennedy

Consultant Oncologist

Dr Stephen Kennedy MBBS, BSc (hon), MCRP, FRCR

Consultant Oncologist


Dr Stephen Kennedy

Consultant Oncologist MBBS, BSc (hon), MCRP, FRCR


Areas of expertise

  • Clinical oncology
  • Sarcoma and proton radiotherapy
  • Brain radiotherapy
  • Neuro-oncology
  • Bone cancer


  • The Christie Private Care

    Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 4BX

About Dr Stephen Kennedy

GMC number: 6104589

Year qualified: 2004

Place of primary qualification: University of London

Dr Kennedy is a highly experienced consultant oncologist who joined The Christie in 2018. He specialises in neuro-oncology, sarcoma, and proton radiotherapy. Dr Kennedy holds clinics at both The Christie and Salford Royal Hospital, where he sees new neuro-oncology patients.

Before his current role, Dr Kennedy worked as a consultant oncologist at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals from 2014 to 2018. During this time, he specialised in neuro-oncology, stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS), lymphoma, and acute oncology. He completed his training in clinical oncology at The Christie Hospital between 2009 and 2014. Prior to his oncology training, Dr Kennedy gained extensive experience in various acute and general medical specialities in Manchester and Greater London.

Dr Kennedy is a core member of several multidisciplinary teams (MDTs) in Greater Manchester, including the Neuro-Oncology MDT, Base of Skull MDT, GMOSS Regional Sarcoma MDT, and The Sarcoma Proton MDT. The Sarcoma Proton team is a national service for the NHS. He also treats patients requiring SRS for brain metastases.

Dr Kennedy's areas of expertise include brain radiotherapy, SRS, sarcoma and proton radiotherapy, and supportive care and quality of life for glioma brain patients. He is actively involved in a neuro-oncology weekly research clinic, delivering its clinical trial portfolio.

Dr Kennedy is dedicated to providing high-quality care and improving the lives of his patients through advanced medical treatments and compassionate support.

Professional memberships

General Medical Council
Royal College of Radiologists