Dr Hugo Ford


  • Specialities Medical Oncology
  • Telephone 01223 370 922
  • Year of first qualification 1991
  • GMC Number 3542819
  • Fax 01223 281 310


Dr Ford qualified in medicine from Cambridge University and St Thomas' Hospital in London. He undertook specialist training in Medical Oncology at the Royal Marsden Hospital and studied for his postgraduate (MD) degree at the Institute of Cancer Research for which he was awarded the Sir Lionel Whitby Medal. His special interest is in gastrointestinal cancer. His current research mainly relates to the mechanisms of sensitivity and resistance to chemotherapy drugs in oesophageal and gastric cancers. He is a member of the National Cancer Research Network Upper GI Clinical Studies group, and is the lead investigator for a number of multicentre clinical trials.


  • Weekly Tuesday afternoons


Current posts

  • Director of Cancer Services at Addenbrooke's Hospital

Member of

  • British Medical Association
  • Association of Cancer Physicians
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Medical Protection Society


Dr Hugo Ford works with the following private medical insurance providers:
  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • WPA

Dr Hugo Ford does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Dr Hugo Ford does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Dr Hugo Ford does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.