Dr Madhumita Bhattacharyya graduated from St Bartholomew’s Hospital and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry in 1998, having also obtained an intercalated BSc in Tumour Biology at University College London (1995). After junior medical training in London, including oncology posts at St Bartholomew’s Hospital and the Royal Marsden Hospitals, she commenced her Medical Oncology training at St Bartholomew’s Hospital before undertaking a PhD in Molecular Oncology and completed her medical oncology training in Wessex. Dr Bhattacharyya was appointed as a consultant in Reading at the Royal Berkshire Hospital in January 2012.
Dr Bhattacharyya specialises in the treatment of melanoma, breast and ovarian cancers with systemic treatments. She is the Acute Oncology Lead for the Thames Valley and the Royal Berkshire Hospitals. As well as her clinical interests, she has an interest in education and an educational supervisor for medical trainees at Royal Berkshire Hospital.