Mr Gidon Ellis

Mr Gidon Ellis

MB ChB, BSc (Hons), FRCS (Urol)

Urology

Overall Rating

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5
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5
Explanation
5

Top feedback

“ Clear and to the point in our telephone consultation. I felt that I had transferred my problems to him. “
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Subspecialties

  • Kidney Stones
  • Urological Oncology
  • Urinary tract infections (UTI)
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Consultation fees

New appointment: £200

Follow-up appointment: £150

Practices worked at

Platinum Medical Centre

15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
20 reviews

The Wellington Hospital

St Johns Wood, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
69 reviews

About

Mr Gidon Ellis is a Consultant Urological Surgeon working at the Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust. He has a broad general urology practice and has subspecialist interest in the ureteroscopic management of kidney stones, HoLEP for BPH (laser prostate surgery) and endoscopic management of bladder and upper tract urothelial cancers. He is a core member of the bladder cancer, renal cancer, and kidney stone multi-disciplinary teams.

Mr Ellis ranked first in the UK National Selection process in 2012 and completed his higher urological training in London. He spent a year working at the Institute of Urology, University College London Hospitals subspecialising in endourology and the treatment of kidney stones. He received The Urology Foundation Endourology Travelling Fellowship Award. After his specialist training, Mr Ellis undertook a Fellowship position at Luton and Dunstable Hospital. Here he subspecialised in laser prostate surgery (HoLEP), for the management of voiding difficulties and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) in men.  

Mr Ellis has also served as a faculty member on both national and international workshops and masterclasses in kidney stone management and HoLEP surgery.

Please visit www.gidonellis.co.uk for further information

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Medical procedures

  • Cystoscopy (flexible and rigid)
  • Bladder biopsy
  • Ureteroscopy (rigid and flexible) and laser treatment of ureteric and kidney stones
  • Lithotripsy
  • HoLEP – Holmium laser enucleation of prostate
  • TURP – Transurethral resection of prostate
  • TURBT – Transurethral resection of bladder tumour
  • Suprapubic catheter insertion
  • Injections of Botox into bladder wall
  • Peno-scrotal operations, including circumcision, hydrocele and vasectomy
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Special interests

  • Rapid Access Clinics
  • General Urology
  • Diagnostic Urology
  • Emergency Urology
  • Minimally invasive/endoscopic treatments
  • Lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS)
  • Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)
  • Prostate disorders
  • Haematuria (Blood in urine)
  • Bladder cancer
  • Upper tract urothelial cancer (UTUC)
  • Penile and scrotal conditions
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Education

  • FRCS (Urol) - Royal College of Surgeons of England 2016
  • Intercollegiate MRCS - Royal College of Surgeons of England 2011
  • MB ChB - University of Manchester 2008
  • BSc (Hons), Immunology and Cell Pathology, First Class - University College London 2007

 

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Reviews

Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Clear and to the point in our telephone consultation. I felt that I had transferred my problems to him.

Patient seen for:
Prostatectomy (TURP)
22-05-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Very thorough, professional doctor/surgeon. Gives a good explanation of the illness and all the various choices of remedies

Patient seen for:
Rigid & Flexible ureterorenoscopy and Laser fragmentation of stones
11-02-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

Mr Ellis is a fantastic consultant who puts you at ease whilst explaining both the diagnostic tests and the options for treatment. I found him to be professional and friendly and answered all my questions and concerns. I was able to see him quickly and came away knowing I was in good hands. I would thoroughly recommend his service and wouldn’t hesitate to use it again if it were needed.

Patient seen for:
Kidney Stones
30-01-2020
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Service provided by Mr Ellis was excellent. I felt reassured and would highly recommend him. I would like to stress that his secretary Dawn is very professional and has been a great help.

25-11-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

My experience was excellent. All the options were explained fully. I was able to ask any question I liked and he helped me through my concerns. I would certainly recommend Mr Ellis to anyone with similar problems. I wish him well.

14-11-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

My experience was excellent, I was given all the options and a very full explanation of each option. I was able to ask any questions I likes and MrEllis helped me through my concerns. I would certainly recommend Mr Ellis to anyone with similar problems.

14-11-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
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5

Very clear - considered - professional with a friendly and human manner

Patient seen for:
Kidney Stones
09-10-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

I found the consultancy was very reassuring and the explanations given easy to assimilate, It was altogether a calm and effective management both from a medical and administration experience. Highly recommended.

25-09-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Excellent and honest communicator. Good empathy I felt comfortable with him and confident. I now have a much understanding of my condition and am in a better position to decide what course to take

14-08-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

Very helpful and attentive. All explanations were very concise but well illustrated and the operation was a great success! Many thanks.

Patient seen for:
Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)
08-08-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

My experience was excellent. He is very good at explains things. He is also good at telling you the pluses and minises of all the options.

03-08-2019
Overall
5
Explanation
5
Bedside Manner
5

I found Mr Ellis very approachable and patient focused. He clearly explained every stage of my treatment with clear diagnosis and prognosis.

Patient seen for:
Kidney stones
30-07-2019

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