Dr Michael Fay (Radiation Oncologist)

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Mr Michael Francis Fay
Medical Oncologist
Radiation Oncologist
Medical Specialties
Medical Oncology
Radiation Oncology

Dr Fay is a dual trained Medical and Radiation Oncologist who specialises in neuro-oncology, stereotactic radiosurgery, thoracic and gastrointestinal oncology.

He completed his undergraduate degree Medicine and Surgery at University of Otago 1993 and is currently completing his PhD on integrating advanced imagery into brain tumour treatment.

Dr Fay has carried out extensive research with a particular focus on brain tumours and the development of new imaging and treatment techniques and is the principal investigator in a number of international cancer trials and collaborations with Canada, the UK and Germany. His research spans across several modalities including PET imagery, MRI imaging and developing multiplexed neuro-imaging techniques. As well as securing over $4.5m in research funding over the last ten years, he is a lead researcher in an NCIC trial into brain tumour treatment in elderly patients. A current research project centres on developing a new PET tracer for use in brain tumours.

Dr Fay has two published book chapters has almost 50 publications on both lung and neuro oncology and alongside his commitment to research he is a senior lecturer at the University of Queensland and a conjoint senior lecturer at the University of Newcastle. He is also an active member of ASCO, ASTRO and COGNO and on the editorial board of The Journal of Translational Lung Cancer Research.

Hospital Affiliations
Lake Macquarie Private Hospital
Affiliated Clinics
GenesisCare Centre for radiation oncology - Newcastle
Affiliated Organisations
GenesisCare Centre for radiation oncology
Affiliated Universities
University of Newcastle
University of Queensland
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Thoracic and Gastrointestinal Oncology

Practice Locations

Lake Macquarie

GenesisCare Centre for radiation oncology - Newcastle
Lake Macquarie Private Hospital
36 Pacific Highway
Gateshead NSW 2290 
02 4918 4500
02 4918 4510