Oncology, Ward C4 (Georgina Unit)

The comprehensive oncology service is delivered from a large purpose built unit at Russells Hall Hospital.

The Georgina Unit Outpatient Clinics

There are 14 oncology clinics that run each week and are attended by a consultant oncologist and specialist registrar.

The Georgina Unit Day Case

The day case is a modern, fully equipped clinical area where procedures such as blood tests and treatments such as blood and platelet transfusions are carried out.

Skin Oncology

This service is also located at Russells Hall Hospital with clinics held at the Corbett Outpatient Centre offering assessments, investigations and treatments for skin lesions including:

  • Non-melanoma skin cancer
  • Malignant melanoma skin cancer

Treatments include surgery, radiotherapy and clinical trials. The Trust provides a full multi-disciplinary team for the management of skin cancer including specialists in:

  • Dermatology
  • Plastic surgery
  • Oncology
  • Radiology
  • Radiography
  • Histopathology

We also offer sentinel lymph node biopsy for patients where the need has been identified.

Visiting times

  • Ward C4 4pm until 8pm

Clinic times

  • Monday – Morning and afternoon
  • Tuesday – Afternoon
  • Wednesday – Morning and afternoon
  • Thursday – Afternoon
  • Friday – Morning


Key staff

Patient information leaflets

Useful information

This service is available at:
  • Russells Hall Hospital
Where to find us
  • Ward C4 (Georgina Unit), second floor, west wing, Russells Hall Hospital
Telephone numbers
  • (01384) 456111 (ext. 2251) (Georgina unit)
  • (01384) 456111 (ext. 2028) (Georgina day case)

Service details

Clinical directorate
  • Emergency and Specialty Medicine
Management team
  • Dr Jeff Neilson
    Clinical director
Nursing leads
  • Dawn Powell
  • Jackie Waldron
    Lead nurse
  • Nerys Carr (Day Case)
    Lead nurse