South Yorkshire Neuro-Oncology Group

The South Yorkshire Neuro-Oncology Group is an accredited brain tumour multi-disciplinary team that practices within government regulations to review and determine optimal treatment of patients with malignant brain tumours including gliomas and metastases. The service offers world-class clinical opinion and treatment on all aspects of brain and spinal tumour management including awake craniotomy, 5-ALA guided surgical resection, intra-operative monitoring and opportunities for recruitment into numerous clinical trials.

We see and care for patients with:
• Glioma and Glioblastoma
• Brain metastasis
• Astrocytoma
• Meningioma
• Ependymoma

Members of South Yorkshire Neuro-Oncology Group
 Cancer Site Lead for Neuro-Oncology  Mr Y Al-Tamimi - Consultant Neurosurgeon
 Neuro-Oncology MDT Lead  Dr C Tooth - Consultant Neuropsychologist
 Consultant Neurosurgeons  Mr J McMullan
Mr S Sinha
Mr S Ushewokunze
Mr H Zaki
Mr M Ivanov (Spines)
Consultant Neurosurgeon Stereotactic Radiosurgery

Mr M W Radatz
Mr G Mezei

Consultant Histopathologists Prof S Wharton
Prof P Ince
Consultant Neuroradiologists Dr C Romanowski
Prof N Hoggard
Consultant Oncologists Dr C Bridgewater
Dr S Clenton
Consultant Neurologist  Dr F McKevitt
Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist
Clinical Nurse Specialist
Helen Lee
Jayne Harris
Joe Keating
Anne McLoughlin
Radiographer Stereotactic Radiosurgery Superintendent Jo Rodgers


Contact details

Clinical enquiries:
Mr Y Al-Tamimi Consultant Neurosurgeon,
Department of Neurosurgery,
Royal Hallamshire Hospital,
Sheffield, S10 2JF
Tel: (0114) 2268721

MDT enquiries:
Dr C Tooth Consultant Neuropsychologist
Department of Neuropsychology,
Royal Hallamshire Hospital,
Sheffield, S10 2JF
Tel: (0114) 2268721

Clinical Research

There are a number of research opportunities for patients to be involved in (dependent on meeting inclusion criteria). The Neuro-Oncology Group is currently involved in the following trials:

USP10 Trial



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