Dr. George Astras
Medical Oncology Consultant
Specialty Medical oncology
Education MD, MRCP,MSc (United Kingdom)
Dr. George Astras
Dr George Astras is a Medical Oncology Consultant providing professional oncology services throughout Cyprus.
He has extensive experience in Oncology and his specialty training included posts in the United Kingdom. He has completed Master of Science Degree in Oncology and has participated in numerous Phase I, Phase II and III Oncology trials in the United Kingdom.
Dr George Astras specialised in using chemotherapy, targeted therapies, hormonal manipulation and other treatments in the management of cancer. His role as a medical oncologist starts from the moment of diagnosis throughout the course of the disease and survivorship by:
• Educating the patient about their form of cancer and the stages of its development
• Discussing treatment options and making recommendations to the patient
• Monitoring the care and treatment of the patient throughout the course of the disease
• Working with the patient to improve the quality of life through out the treatment and in the management of pain and symptoms
Our Oncology Team treat and offer professional opinions about all types of Cancer and Dr Astras has developed particular research interest in Lung Cancers, Breast Cancers, Gastro-intestinal cancers and Soft tissue Sarcomas.
Cancer care is delivered at our clinic within a multidisciplinary care team (MDT) environment, involving a group of highly skilled professionals that specialize in specific types of cancer. Combining quality care with the latest technology and approaches to treatment, we believe that this approach to cancer treatment and care is more beneficial to our patients.