Dr Nicholas Reed

Consultant Oncologist


Cheltenham General Hospital
Reception 0300 422 4028
Secretary 0300 422 4925

Hereford County Hospital
Reception 0300 422 4028
Secretary 0300 422 4925 

Primary Medical Qualifications


Areas of expertise

After training in Southampton, Dr Reed worked as a junior doctor in Winchester, Portsmouth and Cheltenham (where he first decided on a career in Oncology). Further experience in medicine was gained working in Belize and New Zealand.

He underwent his Oncology training on the Wessex training scheme, working in Southampton, Poole and Portsmouth. Prior to his consultant appointment, he spent one year as a research fellow in Radiation Oncology at the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne where he furthered his interest in gastro-intestinal radiotherapy.

Dr Reed’s areas of clinical interest are upper gastro-intestinal, lung and colo-rectal cancer. He also has an interest in education and teaching. 

Dr Reed's areas of special interest are:

  • Lung cancer
  • Lower GI cancer
  • Upper GI cancer

Inpatient services

Oncology inpatient services are based at Cheltenham General Hospital

Date of registration

Qualified Southampton 1995

Outpatient clinics

Clinics are held at Cheltenham General and Hereford County Hospitals.