Dr Merina Ahmed is a Consultant Clinical Oncologist. She qualified in Medicine in 1994 from Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School and has worked at The Royal Marden since 2003.
Dr Ahmed was awarded her MD in 2010 following a period of research into Head and Neck Cancer at The Royal Marsden and The Institute of Cancer Research.
Dr Ahmed specialises in the treatment of lung, lymphoma and skin cancers. She has developed expertise in stereotactic radiotherapy and Cyberknife radiotherapy treatments for lung cancer and metastases. This advanced radiotherapy forms part of Dr Ahmed's research interest. Other areas of her research include functional imaging for lung cancer and its use for radiotherapy treatment and the integration of new biological therapies in radiotherapy for lung cancer.