Mr Joseph Ellul

Mr Joseph Ellul

MB BCh, MCh, FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Edin), FRCS (Gen)

General Surgery

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  • Upper GI (Gastrointestinal) Surgery
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery
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Languages spoken

  • Maltese
  • English
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Registered with

General Medical Council: 2637572

Consultation fees

New appointment: £200

Follow-up appointment: £150

Practices worked at

BMI The Sloane Hospital

125 Albemarle Road, Beckenham, United Kingdom, BR3 5HS
136 reviews

BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital

Bucks Cross Road Chelsfield, Orpington, United Kingdom, BR6 7RG
183 reviews


Mr Joseph Patrick Martin Ellul is a Consultant General and Laparoscopic Surgeon at BMI Chelsfield Hospital in Orpington, Kent and BMI The Sloane Hospital in Beckenham, Kent. He holds an Honorary Contract with King's College Hospital, London.

He has 25 years Consultant Level experience of surgery throughout the gastrointestinal tract including advanced Laparoscopic /Keyhole surgery for the treatment of gallstones, complex hernias and bowel surgery. He also undertakes routine general surgery such as hernia repairs performed as day cases and gastrointestinal investigations such as gastroscopy and colonoscopy.

He established Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery in Bromley which enables patients to make a rapid recovery from major bowel surgery for cancer and other diseases of the colon.

He has published numerous papers on the treatment of various gastrointestinal conditions, especially cancer.

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Medical procedures

  • Abdominoperineal Resection
  • Removal of Rectum and Colon (proctocolectomy)
  •  Colorectal Surgery
  • Keyhole (Laparoscopic) Hernia Repair
  • Endoscopy
  • Bowel Diversion Surgery
  • Endoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Appendicectomy
  • Gallbladder Removal (cholecystectomy)
  • Laparoscopy
  • Lipoma Removal
  • Bowel Surgery (colectomy)
  • Bowel Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gastroscopy
  • Open Hernia Repair
  • Splenectomy
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Special interests

  • Diverticulitis
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions (oesophagus & stomach)
  • Hernia
  • Colon Cancer
  • Gallstones
  • Bowel Cancer
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Femoral Hernia
  • Gallstones
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He qualified MB BCh (1980) at the Cardiff University School of Medicine and went on to train in Manchester and subsequently on the Guy’s Hospital surgical rotation in London and the South East. He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (FRCS) of both England and Edinburgh and was awarded a Master of Surgery (MCh) for research at Guy’s Hospital in the physical chemistry of bile and the treatment of gallstones.

He continues to undertake clinical research at King's College Hospital with an emphasis on outcomes. He belongs to the the following societies:

  • Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland
  • Royal Society of Medicine
  • Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons
  • Association of Coloproctology of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Royal Colleges of Surgeons of England and Edinburgh
  • General Medical Council

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Peer recommendations

Recommended by 2 doctors for:

General Surgery

A superb surgeon a wonderful colleague and a superb doctor

For specialty: General Surgery
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Excellent surgeon for abdominal and endoscopic problems

For specialty: General Surgery
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