North West Private Hospital
Part of Ramsay Health Care

North West Private Hospital specialist Mark Nalder

Dr Mark Nalder


Dr Mark Nalder is an Australian trained Medical Oncologist with private practice at North West Private Hospital. He also works publicly at The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital (RBWH). Following completion of undergraduate psychology and post-graduate medical degrees, Dr Nalder completed his medical oncology specialty training in several major Queensland hospitals and was awarded fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians. Mark offers a "Rapid Access Clinic" seeing new patients within 3 working days. His clinic allows for initial patient assessments, setting his patients on the right treatment path in a timely manner.

Mark has a strong research interest, undertaking a PhD through the University of Queensland analysing the outcomes of immunotherapy treatment in Queensland cancer patients and is the lead investigator of an innovative genomics trial designed to reduce toxicity of chemotherapy. He has been the co-investigator on many clinical trials and has presented research at national and international oncology meetings/events.  He is an active member of several collaborative research groups and is actively involved in the teaching of medical students, registrars, and oncology trainees across Queensland.

Mark is a compassionate excellent communicator and is focused on providing high quality and personalised care to patients with cancer. He has extensive experience managing a wide range of solid organ cancers and stays up to date with the latest breakthrough treatments for his patients.  He ensures that patients and their families are informed, involved and supported thoughout their treatment plans. 

Collaborative Research Groups Membership

Medical Oncology Group of Australia (MOGA)

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)

European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO)

Australasian Gastrointestinal Trials Group (AGITG)

Thoracic Oncology Society of Australia (TOGA)

Australian and New Zealand Urogenital and Prostate Trials Group (ANZUP)

Cooperative Trials Group for Neuro-Oncology (COGNO)

Medical Oncology Oncology