Below is a list of the top and leading Oncologists in Adelaide. To help you find the best oncologist located near you in Adelaide, we put together our own list based on this rating points list.
This article is updated every 3-4 months.
Adelaide’s Best Oncologists:
The top rated oncologoists in Adelaide are:
⦁ Dr Tony Michele – Adelaide Oncology & Haematology
⦁ Dr Francis Parnis– Adelaide Cancer Centre
⦁ Dr Gerry Adams – Genesis Care
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Adelaide Oncology & Haematology
Dr Tony Michele is an Adelaide University medical graduate, Dr Michele undertook physician training at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (TQEH) with advanced training in Medical Oncology through both TQEH and Flinders Medical Centre. He commenced Medical Oncology practice via a public appointment at the Royal Adelaide Hospital with private clinics through the then Calvary Cancer Centre. He helped oversee the formation of an independent cancer service, North Adelaide Oncology (now named Adelaide Oncology & Haematology), based at Calvary North Adelaide Hospital and the redevelopment of Kimberley House into a new, self contained cancer unit.
Now in full time private practice he remains active in teaching including medical and radiation therapy students, RDNS and is a co supervisor for advanced training in medical oncology at Adelaide Oncology & Haematology. A general oncologist he is actively involved in clinical trials and has an interest in prostate cancer. He helped establish and now run RESTORE, a program of complementary care workshops for patients of Adelaide Oncology & Haematology.
Training & Education, Restore Program, Psychology Services, Nutrition, Northern Suburbs Clinic Lung Cancer, Clinical Trials, Cancer Genetics
“I got the best supportive care that I need.” – Maxwell
Adelaide Cancer Centre
Dr Francis Parnis undertook his medical training at the University of Adelaide and graduated in 1985. He has practiced as a Medical Oncologist at the Queen Elizabeth, Flinders Medical Centre, Royal Adelaide, Queen Mary’s Hospital Kent and Guys Hospital London.
He was the co-founder of the Adelaide Cancer Centre in March 1995 with colleague A/Prof Dusan Kotasek, a practice now with 19 specialists which now collectively sees over 10,000 patients per year.
Dr Parnis is a founding Member and Founder director of the Private Cancer Physicians of Australia.
Palliative Care, Cold Cap Therapy, Look Good…Feel better, Your treatment day, Quality of Life
“Good nurosurgeon.” – Shalu Chauhan
Dr Gerry Adams is a consultant Radiation Oncologist with GenesisCare Queensland working at our Bundaberg Centre.
He is the Regional Medical Director – Wide Bay and Central Queensland.
Dr Adams qualified in medicine from the University of Edinburgh. He completed post-graduate training in Internal Medicine (MRCP 2005) followed by specialist training as a Clinical Oncologist at Clatterbridge Cancer Centre (FRCR 2009).
His specialist training included a one-year Fellowship at the Royal Adelaide Hospital in 2011 during which time he obtained Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists.
Gerry undertook a further Fellowship at Brisbane’s Princess Alexandra Hospital in 2012 where he developed his interest in head and neck cancers, skin cancers and stereotactic radiotherapy – services he hopes to develop within Wide Bay.
After a short period in Darwin Gerry moved to Bundaberg in September 2013 as the first Radiation Oncologist for the new local radiation oncology service. Gerry has helped develop and expand that service over the years; including the public private partnership in 2014 and the opening of a second Wide Bay practice in Hervey Bay in 2014.
He has published several research papers, reviews and book chapters, presented at national and international conferences and is an active member of Faculty of Radiation Oncology, sitting on the Quality Improvement Committee (QIC).
Gerry is available to see private patients in Bundaberg both as outpatients at the GenesisCare facility or at either private hospital if required. He is also an Honorary Visiting Medical Officer at Bundaberg Base Hospital where he attends regular outpatient clinics at the Cancer Care Centre. He attends multidisciplinary meetings in both the public and private setting.
Oncology, Cardiology, Sleep Medicine, Theranotics
“Met accommodating staff and professionals. Satisfied with their services.” – Allan K.