Amrita Kumar, MD
Consultant Breast Radiologist, Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust
Windsor, United Kingdom
Dr. Amrita Kumar is a Consultant Radiologist and holds her NHS post at the King Edward VII Hospital in Windsor, where she is a leading specialist for breast cancer. She runs a weekly breast cancer screening assessment clinic and performs weekly interventional procedures including ultrasound-guided biopsy, fine needle aspirations, stereotactic and mammotome biopsies, as well as stereotactic wire localisations. She is a core member of the local and specialist breast cancer multidisciplinary team.
Dr Kumar consults on all aspects of general and breast radiology and has an interest in the management of symptomatic and screen-detected breast cancer. She also has a clinical and research interest in breast cancer and medical simulation, having previously completed an MSc in this area.
Dr. Kumar is published in many peer-reviewed papers and high impact international journals, including the British Journal of Radiology. She has recently authored a chapter on the internationally collaborated 'Comprehensive Textbook of Healthcare Simulation' published by Springer Science. She has presented at major international conferences and has been invited to give talks in the UK and United States.Provide your brief profile with your expertise and experience:
Purpose and Mission Statement:
My goal is to improve the health of my patients through excellence in patient care (compassionate care and earlier detection, diagnosis and treatment) and innovation.