Dr Craig Knighton is a highly revered consultant clinical oncologist who specialises in brain cancer and brain tumours, breast cancer, head and neck cancer, thyroid cancer, skin cancer, lung cancer, as well as lymphomas. He is currently practising privately at the Northampton-based Three Shires Hospital, the Northampton General Hospital, as well as GenesisCare Milton Keynes.
Dr Knighton, who is also an expert in lung cancer diagnosis, management and treatment, successfully completed his first official medical qualification in 1995, obtaining a BSc in immunotherapy from Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals. He followed this up by completing an MBBS three years later from the same hospital group, before going on to achieve an MRCP and subsequent membership at the Royal College of Physicians in 2006.
Dr Knighton completed his training on the Pan-Thames Clinical Oncology rotation, notably working at hospitals such as The Royal Marsden, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital Oncology Unit, as well as various district general hospitals in Maidstone. He then later became a fellow of the Royal College of Radiologist, Clinical Oncology faculty in 2014. He is also the current oncology lead at Three Shires Hospital.