Upper gastrointestinal cancer

The upper gastrointestinal cancer unit provides surgical treatment for all cancers of the oesophagus and stomach in the North London Cancer Network. In addition, the unit has vast experience in the management of benign conditions.

The unit is made up of three consultant surgeons, established clinical nurse specialists and an enhanced recovery nurse, as well as a dedicated dietician and ward staff.

The unit has very close links with the oncology department at University College Hospital, and medical and surgical teams in the other North London hospitals.

Conditions treated:

  • Stomach cancer
  • Oesophageal cancer
  • Gastro-intestinal stroma tumours of the upper intestinal tract

Other contact information

Service General Manager - Dylan Smiley (medicine) and Jade O’Connell (surgery)
E-mail: d.smiley@nhs.net / jade.oconnell@nhs.net


Upper gastrointestinal cancer
University College Hospital
UCLH contact centre
Ground floor central
250 Euston Road
London NW1 2PG

Other referral information

Access to patient results: 020 3447 5883

Referral address

MDT Coordinator for Upper GI
Ground Floor West 
250 Euston Road