Dr. Gary Tincknell

MBChB MMed (Clin Epi) FRACP Staff Specialist – Medical Oncologist

Dr Gary Tincknell is a Staff Specialist Medical Oncologist at the Illawarra and Shoalhaven Cancer Care Centres. He treats patients with tumours arising from the genitourinary, gastrointestinal and brain tumours.

Dr Tincknell has a keen interest in clinical and translational research. He is completing his research PhD at the University of Wollongong, looking at the clinical and molecular biomarkers of gastric and oesophageal cancers. He is an investigator on many clinical trials increasing the treatment opportunities for patients locally.

He has a keen interest in teaching and is an honorary senior clinical lecturer at the University of Wollongong. He regularly teaches in clinic and supervises students in their research.

Dr Tincknell trained in at the University of Leicester, graduating in 2010. After working in the UK for 2 years he relocated to Sydney where he completed his specialty training in Medical Oncology. 

Dr Tincknell's professional associations include:

Australasian Gastro-Intestinal Trials Group (AGITG)

Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate cancer trials group (ANZUP)

Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA)

Clinical Oncology Society of Australia (COSA).

Gary enjoys overseas travel and spending time with family.