Dr Mohammad Rafiqul Islam - Cancer Care (Oncology) - Springfield Hospital

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Dr Mohammad Rafiqul Islam - Cancer Care (Oncology)

Dr Mohammad Rafiqul Islam is a Consultant Oncologist specialising in treating Colorectal, Lung and Cancer of Unknown Primary

Based at: Springfield Hospital | Get directions | Go to hospital website

Clinical interests

Dr Islam is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist specialised in treating Colorectal, Lung and Cancer of Unknown Primary. His special interest is in using chemotherapy, targeted therapy and multimodality therapy in treating Colorectal and Lung cancer.

He has successfully implemented use of SBRT (precision radiotherapy) for early Lung cancer and 4DCT (image guidance) for all radical lung radiotherapy. His special interest is in using SBRT for Lung metastasis and Oligometastatic disease.


Academic background

Dr Mohammad Rafiqul Islam completed his Specialist Oncology training at Royal Marsden Hospital and Guy’s Hospital and obtained Diploma in Oncology from Institute of Cancer Research (ICR), London. He was awarded the Brian Wither Travel Grant and Patricia McGregor Travel Fellowship to present his work in Florida, USA regarding precision Radiotherapy (SABR/SBRT).

He is the current radiotherapy lead for Southend Cancer centre and has been involved in Lung and colorectal cancer trials as Principal and Co-investigator and published in peer reviewed journals. He has lectured at a local and national level regarding Immunotherapy and toxicities.


Professional Memberships



NHS base

Broomfield Hospital NHS Trust and Southend University Hospital

Clinic Times

Wednesday 4pm - 7pm

01245 200307