MILLAR, Christopher Dr 100621-05 (Haem)

Dr Christopher Millar BMedSci, MBChB, DM, LLM, FRCP, FRCPath

Consultant Haematologist

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Clinic Times:

  • Daily from 5pm (except Monday)

Areas of expertise:

  • Haematolo-Oncology, including the treatment of adult patients with acute and chronic leukaemias, lymphomas and myeloproliferative disorders.
  • General Haematology, including the management of adult patients with unexplained anaemia and low platelet counts.

Services currently provided:

Out-patient and day-case care of patients with various Haematological conditions including:

  • Unexplained anaemia
  • Myeloproliferative disorders (essential thrombocythaemia, myelofibrosis, polycythaemia rubra vera)
  • Chronic myeloid leukaemia
  • Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia and related conditions
  • Low grade lymphoma
  • Myelodysplasia
  • Immune-mediated conditions such as ITP and autoimmune haemolysis
  • Bone marrow biopsies



Dr Millar graduated from Edinburgh University Medical School in 1994 and moved to Nottingham where he trained as a junior doctor at the Queens Medical Centre. After a brief period of time working in Clinical Immunology in Leicester, Dr Millar moved to Leeds in 2000 where he trained as a Registrar in Haematology. He took two years out of training to undertake laboratory-based research in Edinburgh and gained his doctoral thesis in Haematology. During this time he was also a Clinical Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh Medical School.

After completing his training, Dr Millar took up a position as a Consultant Haematologist at the James Cook University Hospital in Middleborough from 2007 until 2010. He then moved to become a Consultant in Derby, where he is currently head of service for Haematology as well as Trust lead for intra-thecal chemotherapy.


Dr Millar is principle investigator for a number of national Haematology trials currently being run within Derby Hospitals. He is also the multi-disciplinary (MDT) Haematology research lead for the Trust.

Other specialist interests:

Dr Millar holds a masters degree in Medical Law (with distinction). He undertakes medico-legal work.

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