Arnie Purushotham

Honorary consultant surgeon and professor of breast cancer


Arnie Purushotham is professor of breast cancer at King's College London and honorary consultant surgeon at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust.

He is also:

  • director of King's Health Partners Comprehensive Cancer Centre
  • clinical academic lead for cancer at King's Health Partners

Research interests

His main research interests are in breast cancer:

  • patterns of metastatic spread
  • new optical intra-operative imaging
  • magnetic resonance elastography to predict response and resistance to neoadjuvant chemotherapy
  • window of opportunity trials
  • prevention and early detection
  • cancer in low- and middle-income countries
  • cancer outcomes

Last updated: January 2023

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