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Gynaecological cancer

Women referred by their GP with suspected gynaecological cancers will be cared for by a team of specialist doctors (Gynaecology Oncologists).

We provide a service for gynaecological cancers including vulval and vaginal cancers and vulval and vaginal pre-cancers. In addition, other rare tumours are managed including germ cells tumours and cervical, endometrial and ovarian cancers.

The purpose of the service is to treat specialised cancers and pre-cancers in a multidisciplinary team, with the involvement of gynaecologists, dermatologists, oncologists and specialist radiologists and pathologists.

Staffing of the cancer centre includes gynae oncology consultants, a clinical oncologist, a clinical nurse specialist, an oncology sister, radiologists and pathologists.


Primary treatments may involve surgery, chemotherapy and radiotherapy or a combination of these. In addition, support services such as pathology and palliative care are also well established.

Find us


Gynaecology Outpatient Department 
Royal Derby Hospital
Uttoxeter road
DE22 8NE

Nearest entrance: 20
Nearest car park: 6

Telephone: 01332 340 131 (switchboard)