Sun Myint, Arthur
Job Title: Consultant in Clinical Oncology
Qualifications: FRCP (Ed), DMRT, FFRCS, FRCR, FICS
Speciality: Clinical Oncology
GMC Number: 2293365
Tumour site(s): Rectal, Colorectal, Gastrointestinal
Prof Sun Myint graduated in Rangoon (1972). He was appointed by MRC as a Clinical Scientist in 1983 and became a consultant in 1989. He served on the Council of Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland (2006-2009) and the Royal College of Radiologist (2009-2012).
He was a specialist advisor for NICE on rectal brachytherapy and was appointed as chairman of GEC ESTRO rectal and anal brachytherapy in 2011. His research interest is in contact radiotherapy (Papillon) and brachytherapy for rectal cancer.
He introduced contact radiotherapy facility into the UK and set up a Papillon unit at Clatterbridge in 1993. He was elected as President of International Contact Radiotherapy Society (ICONE)in Rome(May 2013).