The health professionals at The Cancer Centre Bahamas work to provide you with the most thorough information on your diagnosis, your treatment options and how to move forward.
Cancer treatment has come a long way, and we are dedicated to providing you with the best available and presenting it to you with proficiency and compassion.
Dr. Karol Sikora
MA, MBBCh, PhD, FRCR, FRCP, FFPM
Dr. Karol Sikora leads the team of medical oncologsists at The Cancer Centre. He studied medical science and biochemistry at Cambridge, where he obtained a double first. He obtained his PhD and became a clinical fellow at Stanford University, California before returning to direct the Ludwig Institute in Cambridge. He has been Clinical Director for Cancer Services at Hammersmith for 12 years and established a major cancer research laboratory there funded by the Imperial Cancer Research Fund. From 1997 to 1999 he was Chief of the WHO Cancer Programme and from 1999 to 2002 and Vice President, Global Clinical Research (Oncology) at Pharmacia Corporation.
Dr. Sikora is currently the author of the most widely-used cancer textbook in graduate medical school in the UK: ‘The Treatment of Cancer.’ He was professor and chair of the Department of Cancer Medicine at Imperial College and is still honorary Consultant Oncologist at Hammersmith Hospital, London. He chairs the scientific advisory board of SourceBioscience PLC, Britain's leading cancer diagnostic company. Dr. Sikora is also Dean of Britain's first independent Medical School at the University of Buckingham and is a Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge.
Founder, President and CEO
Dr. Conville Brown, MD, MBBS, FACC
The Medical Pavilion Bahamas and its related centres are headed by Dr. Conville S. Brown. Following fellowships at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and Newark Beth Israel Medical Centre, he returned to The Bahamas as the youngest qualified Internist and Cardiologist in the Caribbean in 1990. In 1991, Dr. Brown was certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Cardiovascular Disease. In March 1994, he was the first Bahamian to be inducted as a Fellow of The American College of Cardiology (FACC), and third from the Caribbean. He is a frequent speaker and contributor to health and heart conferences, and the immediate past President of The Caribbean Cardiac Society.