Dr Nihal Shah graduated in 1991. He qualified as a cancer specialist (Oncologist) in 2002. He was appointed Consultant at the Mount Vernon Cancer Centre and the East & North Herts NHS Hospitals.
Dr Shah specialises in the diagnosis and management of breast cancer, lung cancer and head and neck cancers. He also specialises in diagnosing and treating cancer where the primary cause is unknown.
He uses the latest techniques and methods (e.g. Cyber Knife) to treat his patients. Dr Shah is actively involved in numerous research studies and advises pharmaceutical companies. He was mentioned in Tatler's Doctors guide 2013.