Lung Cancers and Mesothelioma

The Belfast Health and Social Care Trust Lung Cancer Service provides diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer. The service is overseen by a multi-disciplinary team (MDT) of specialists in lung cancer who work across the Belfast City Hospital, Royal Victoria Hospital and the Mater Hospital.

The Lung Cancer MDT meets weekly in the Belfast City Hospital to agree upon patient treatment plans. This team of consists of:

  • Chest Physicians (also known as Respiratory doctors)
  • Thoracic surgeons
  • Medical Oncologists
  • Clinical Oncologists
  • Radiologists
  • Pathologists
  • Clinical Nurse Specialists
  • Palliative Care specialists
  • Administration staff

Please follow the links on the right of this page for more information on how lung cancer is treated in the Belfast Trust.

Please note that this section details services provided to adult patients of the Belfast Trust. Please follow the link for information on Children's Cancers.