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Dr Christina Messiou

Consultant Radiologist MD BMedSci BMBS MRCP FRCR

Specialism: Radiology

Available at: Chelsea, Sutton

Special interests:

  • functional MRI
  • whole body diffusion weighted MRI
  • myeloma imaging
  • soft tissue sarcoma imaging
  • melanoma imaging


In 2011, Dr Messiou became a Consultant Radiologist and is now a core member of multidisciplinary teams for sarcoma, melanoma and skin cancer and haemato-oncology, maintaining an active research profile in these units. She is a member of the EORTC Imaging group and in 2012 was appointed chair of the imaging subcommittee for the EORTC Soft Tissue and Bone Sarcoma Group.

In 2014 she was appointed Roentgen Professor by the Royal College of Radiologists and also became a member of the Royal College of Radiologists Academic Committee. She is also a member of the NCRI Imaging Expert Advisory Panel.

A selection of peer-review publications by Dr Messiou can be found here.

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