About Dr Saqib
- Medical Oncologist - MBBS, FRACP
- Dr Ayesha Saqib is a Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP). She completed her Medical Oncology training through the Victorian Medical Oncology Training Group at Royal Melbourne Hospital and St Vincent Hospital Melbourne. She gained additional experience in Respiratory medicine and Palliative care during her advance training.
- Dr Saqib has keen interest in management of Breast cancer, Hepatobiliary and GI cancer, Lung cancer and Neuro-oncology. She is passionate about providing her patients with an exceptional standard of care.
- Dr Saqib is enthusiastic female Medical Oncologist who believes in latest evidence based approach for her oncology patients. Her aim is to improve patient outcome by incorporating novel agents and new modality of treatment in day to day cancer patient management. She has approachable personality, selfless attitude and exceptional collaborative skills.
- She has been involved in the development and conduct of local clinical research trials. She has published a number of research papers, book chapter and abstracts, many of which have been presented at national conferences. She regularly attend national and international Oncology conferences with active participation to enhance her knowledge of new modality of treatment available across the world.
- Dr Saqib believes in homogeneous and high standards of care for all Oncology patients. She regularly consult and treat Metropolitan and regional Victorian patients. Her private practice is located at regional Victoria and Melbourne. She regularly attend MDT (Multidisciplinary Team) meetings local and regional to incorporate appropriate and latest Surgical, Radiation and Medical Oncological treatment plan for best possible outcome for her patient.
Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP)
Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA)
Clinical Oncological Society of Australia (COSA)
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
Australian and New Zealand Breast Cancer Trials Group (ANZBCTG)
Australasian Gastro-Intestinal Cancer Trial Group (AGITG)
Cooperative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology (COGNO)
Private Cancer Physicians of Australia (PCPA)
Australia Lung Cancer Trial Group (ALTG)
Australian Medical Association (AMA)