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World-leading cancer centre, rated CQC ‘outstanding’

The Royal Marsden with The Institute of Cancer Research, is ranked third in the world for the impact of its research

Virtual consultations available from the comfort of your own home

Pioneering tomorrow's cancer treatments today, with cutting edge technology

Our international team is available to assist patients through all aspects of their treatment

One-stop diagnostic service with rapid test results

New diagnostic and treatment centre in central London

The world’s first centre for recurrent head and neck cancers


Winner: Best Hospital 2020 Laing Buisson


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Why choose The Royal Marsden

As one of Europe's largest cancer centres, offering CQC ‘Outstanding’ high standards of clinical care, we have the expertise, technology and facilities to deliver a truly personalised care package to our private patients.

Why choose The Royal Marsden

Our consultants, clinicians, nurses and healthcare professionals are cancer experts specialising across all disciplines, working collectively every day to better the lives of our patients. As a private patient you will be able to choose your own consultant, who will personally oversee every aspect of your treatment plan.

Why choose The Royal Marsden

As one of the world’s top three cancer centres, we attract the best minds in oncology. Every week we bring together up to 35 of our best-in-class specialists to form multidisciplinary teams to agree personalised treatment plans ensuring the patient receives the continuity and reassurance of one-to-one care.

Why choose The Royal Marsden

Why choose The Royal Marsden

We research, develop and trial the most advanced treatments across all tumour types and are the only UK centre to be a dedicated NIHR Biomedical Research Centre for cancer, running international clinical trials and the latest research studies. We recruit over 4,000 patients to 450 clinical trials each year.

Why choose The Royal Marsden

State-of-the-art facilities allow us to combine the most experienced and respected cancer consultants with some of the world’s most innovative technology, enabling us to pioneer tomorrow’s cancer treatments today, ensuring the best possible treatment and care.

Why choose The Royal Marsden

Founded in 1851 by Dr William Marsden, The Royal Marsden was the first hospital in the world dedicated to the study and treatment of cancer and since May 2007, HRH The Duke of Cambridge has been our President – a position previously held by his mother, Diana, Princess of Wales.

Why choose The Royal Marsden
Multilingual specialist team

Our multilingual team is specially trained and our staff is most willing to provide support to patients

Mr Al Nashi's story

Mr Al Nashi: Personalised treatment plans for every patient

Patient Story : 'International cancer care'

"I know I'm in the best hands at a leading cancer centre"

Case study: Natalie, cervical cancer patient

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