Treatments and services

Our cancer services in Sidcup

Cancer

Radiology machine at our Cancer Centre at Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup.Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy is based on the ground floor of Guy’s Cancer at Queen Mary's Hospital (QMH). Our radiotherapy machines are state-of-the-art linear accelerators (linacs).

The treatment suite offers a quiet environment, and staff will give you the opportunity to listen to music to help you relax if you wish.

Most radiotherapy planning and treatment can take place in Guy’s Cancer at QMH, but for some types of treatment you may be asked to attend Guy’s Cancer in a different location.

Chemotherapy is one of the services provided at Guy's Cancer at Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup.Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy is on the first floor of Guy’s Cancer at QMH. There are two treatment suites. Your nurse will meet you in the waiting area and show you to the treatment suite when it is time for your appointment.

You will be invited to Guy’s Cancer at QMH for your pre-chemotherapy consultation as well as for your treatment.

If you suddenly become unwell during your treatment you may be assessed and treated before being sent home or, if necessary, you may be transferred to another hospital. Before you go home you maybe be asked to go to the reception desk to arrange further appointments.

For more information email chemoenquiries@gstt.nhs.uk or call 020 7188 6452.

Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre

The Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre offers information and help to people affected by cancer.

The Dimbleby Macmillan Support Centre is based on the ground floor of Guy's Cancer at Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup. It is open Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9am-4pm, Wednesday 9am-12.30pm and Friday 9am-3pm.


Find out more about the Dimbleby MacMillan Support Centre or call 020 7188 0771.

 

 

Key information

Address
Guy's Cancer at QMH
Frognal Avenue
Sidcup, Kent
DA14 6LT

Contact details

How to get to the Cancer Centre at QMH

Advice for after your appointment