Dr Elizabeth O’Flynn

Consultant Radiologist MBBS, MRCS, FRCR MD(Res)

Specialism: Breast

Available at: Chelsea, Sutton

Special interests:

  • breast screening and symptomatic breast assessment
  • image-guided breast biopsy
  • breast MRI


Dr Elizabeth O’Flynn is a Clinical Lecturer and Consultant Radiologist at the Institute of Cancer Research and The Royal Marsden in London where she has been since 2010 and is a specialist breast radiologist. She has expertise in all aspects of breast diagnosis including both screening and symptomatic breast assessment, therapeutic vacuum-assisted biopsies and breast MRI. She qualified from St Mary’s Hospital, London and completed specialist training in radiology at Hammersmith and King’s College Hospitals, London subspecialising in breast radiology.

Her MD thesis involved assessing breast cancer using multimodal functional imaging and she has continued academic interests in this field, particularly in assessing response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy and evaluating breast density. Dr O’Flynn has published on breast related topics, has a book chapter on functional breast imaging techniques and lectures nationally and internationally on all aspects of breast imaging.

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