Dr Nawaz Walji

Qualifications

MB ChB, MRCP, FRCR, Dip Med Ed

GMC number: 4606462

Practicing since: 1999

Specialties

Clinical Oncology

Consultation times

  • Weekly Tuesday mornings
  • Overview

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07885 575 215

About

Dr Walji was appointed to the post of Consultant Clinical Oncologist at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust in March 2010. He also has clinics at South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust as a visiting oncologist. Dr Walji specialises in the non-surgical management of breast and gynaecological cancers. His areas of expertise include the use of chemotherapy, radiotherapy including brachytherapy, endocrine therapy, targeted therapies and bisphosphonates, and life-styles measures, for the treatment of early and advanced breast and gynaecological cancers. His areas of interest include the use of genomic assays to personalise cancer treatment and chemo-prevention strategies to reduce the risk of developing breast cancer.

His other area of interest is post-graduate medical education and Dr Walji is involved on a local and national level with post-graduate medical education in Clinical Oncology.

Special interests

  • Non-surgical management of breast cancer
  • Non-surgical management of gynaecological cancers
  • Chemotherapy
  • Radiotherapy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Endocrine therapy
  • Targeted therapies
  • Bisphosphonates

Other interests

  • Cancer genomics
  • Chemo-prevention for breast cancer
  • Life style measures in cancer
  • Post-graduate medical education

Personal interests

  • Sport- badminton, squash running and cycling
  • Reading
  • Travelling


Languages spoken

English, Urdu, Gujarathi, Kaachi

Treatments and tests offered by Dr Nawaz Walji at Nuffield Health

  • Chemotherapy
  • Breast oncology

Locations Dr Nawaz Walji works with

Related experience

Research

Dr Walji is research-active and is the Principal Investigator for several national and international trials. He has published several peer reviewed journal articles and book chapters. He regularly attends local, national and international meetings to keep abreast of advances in the treatment of breast and gynaecological cancers. 

Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists

Other post held

  • Consultant Clinical Oncologist University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust
  • Visiting Oncologist at South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Dr Nawaz Walji works with

Dr Nawaz Walji works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA

Declaration

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

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

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