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King Edward Ward and Chemotherapy

Patient with nurse chemo

Welcome to King Edward Ward, a mixed open treatment area where we provide cancer/oncology services and treat oncology chemotherapy outpatients. 

How to get here

Level 2 North Block (Lift level 1) above Berkshire Cancer Centre

Staff details

Chemotherapy Sister: Kate Reeves

Staff details

Matron: Jess Higson

Radiotherapy Services Manager: Paula Horne

Directorate Manager: Mark Gatfield  


Dr J. Adams: lung, lymphoma, breast
Dr R. Brown: lung, breast
Dr A. Freebairn: head and neck cancers, skin, upper gastrointestinal cancers
Dr J. Gildersleve: bowel cancer, upper gastrointestinal cancers, head and neck cancers, sarcoma
Dr Helen O'Donnell: urology; gynaecological cancers
Dr P. Rogers: urology 
Dr R. Davies - breast, brain and upper gastrointestinal
Dr N. Dallas - head & neck 
Dr M. Bhattacharyya - melanoma, breast and ovarian

Nearby facilities

Refreshment points

  • Convenience store (Main Entrance Block)
  • Coffee bar (Main Entrance Block)
  • Restaurant on level 1 (South Block)
  • League of Friends shop and tea bar (Maternity Block)

ATM machine:  
Opposite the reception desk on level 2 in the Main Entrance Block.



Useful Contacts

King Edward Ward
North Block
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
London Road

0118 322 7464

  • CONTACT DETAILS: Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, London Road, Reading RG1 5AN
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