Dr Debra Furniss

MBChB, MSc(Oncol), MRCP(UK), FRCR(UK), FRCR, FRANZCR

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Languages: English

Specialities

  • Cancer (Oncology)

Areas of Interest

  • Gastrointestinal cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Colorectal cancer
  • Skin cancer

St Vincent’s Private Hospital Northside, QLD

GenesisCare Chermside
Chermside Medical Complex
956 Gympie Road
Chermside QLD 4032

T: (07) 3917 4400

F: (07) 3917 4406

GenesisCare Buderim
10 King Street
Buderim QLD 4556

T: (07) 5374 8100

F: (07) 5374 8110

E: receptiononcologybuderim@genesiscare.com

GenesisCare Nambour
10 Mapleton Road
Nambour QLD 4560

T: (07) 5345 8900

F: (07) 5441 3511

E: receptiononcologynambour@genesiscare.com

Biography

Dr Debra Furniss is a radiation oncologist who has a particular interest in gastrointestinal, breast, lung, colorectal, blood and skin cancer.

Dr Debra Furniss is a radiation oncologist offering radiotherapy treatments for both malignant and benign diseases. She has a particular interest in gastrointestinal, breast, lung, colorectal, blood and skin cancer.

Debra graduated with a medical degree from the University of Sheffield in 1995. She concluded her initial training in general medicine and gained membership to the Royal College of Physicians in 1999.

Deciding to pursue her interest in cancer care, she undertook specialist training in clinical oncology at Weston Park Hospital in Sheffield and, in 2001, became a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists. During this time she also completed a Masters of Science in oncology with the University of Nottingham.

Choosing to stay on at Weston Park Hospital as a consultant clinical oncologist, she gained a decade of experience administering both adult and paediatric radiation therapy.

Debra moved to Australia in 2013 and has since been practising across Brisbane and its surrounds.