- Bupa Platinum consultant
- Fee assured
- Awaiting verification
- Open Referral network
- Breast radiology
- General cross sectional
- Video and telephone consultations
Dr. Amrita Kumar MBBS (Hons) MSc FRCR 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 also 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 expertise in breast cancer diagnosis and management.
Areas of interest
Breast cancer, Breast cysts, Tomosynthesis 3D mammogram, Ultrasound assisted vacuum excision, ultrasound-guided biopsy, stereotactic biopsies, stereotactic wire localisations
Anaesthetists worked with
- Dr Uthappa Belliappa Fee Assured
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Radiologist, Parapet Breast Centre, King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor, Frimley Health.
Clinical Director of Imaging Department, BMI Princess Margaret Hospital Windsor.
Management of high risk breast lesions
I have an interest in the management of symptomatic and screen-detected breast cancer. I also have a clinical and research interest in the breast cancer and Artificial intelligence, having previously completed an MSc in this Surgical Technology.
1. Royal College of Radiologist Transformational Leadership Fellowship. 2014
2. NICE Scholarship, National Institute of Health and Clinical Excellence, UK. 2011
3. Royal College Radiologists Breast Group Annual Scientific Meeting Registrar Prize, 2010
4. British Society of Interventional Radiologists Research Grant Award, UK. 2010
5. Eurographics Second Medical Prize, Munich, Germany. 2009
6. Kodak Radiological Fund Scholarship, RCR London. 2008
(Additional) Languages spoken
Dr. Kumar is published in many peer-reviewed papers in high impact international journals including the British Journal of Radiology and 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.
Courses offered to GPs
Spire Thames Valley Breast Health Masterclass
British Institute of Radiology Breast Cancer Imaging Masterclass
My aim is to provide a comprehensive breast symptomatic and screening service to all my patients.
- FRCR The Royal College of Radiologists, England 2010
- MSc & DIC Surgical Technology Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London 2009
- BSc Management Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London 2001
- MBBS (Hons) Guy's, King's & St Tomas' School of Medicine, London 2004
- Breast Imaging Fellowship Northwick Park Hospital 2012
Reference number 6103311
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- NICE Scholar National Institute for Health & Care Excellence (NICE) 2012
Details of entry to specialist register
- General Medical Council , 2012
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College of Radiologists
British Society of Breast Radiology
British Institute of Radiology
Radiological Society of North America
- Princess Margaret Hospital
- 14:30 - 17:00
- 01753 743454
- Spire Thames Valley Hospital
- 09:00 - 12:00
- 01753 665420
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)
Ultrasound guided biopsy(ies) - (5-50)
Insertion of guidewire and/or marker into breast lesion under imaging control - (1-5)
Ultrasound guided drainage of fluid collection - (1-5)
Transjugular/Transfemoral/plugged liver biopsy(ies) - (1-5)
Unilateral image guided vacuum assisted excision of breast lesion (with biopsy) - (1-5)