Lake Macquarie Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

Lake Macquarie Private Hospital specialist Stephen Ackland

Dr Stephen Ackland

MB, BS, FRACP, GAICD

Prof. Stephen Ackland is a senior medical oncologist with over 30 years experience, specialising in:

  • general oncology diagnosis and medical management

  • gastrointestinal cancers (all types, including Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours),

  • adrenal, head and neck, and brain cancers,

  • clinical trials.

All types of referrals accepted.

Professor Ackland has played a key role in organisation, harmonisation and enhancements of translational and clinical research locally, on a state basis and nationally. He is Director of Hunter Cancer Research Alliance, and a current Board member of Australasian Gastro-intestinal Trials Group. He is passionate about cancer research including clinical trials, and cancer pharmacology.

More information: https://www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/stephen-ackland

 

 

 


 


 

General oncology diagnosis and medical management
Gastrointestinal cancers (all types, including Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumours)
Adrenal cancers
Head and neck cancers
Brain cancers
Clinical trials