Mr Gidon Ellis

Mr Gidon Ellis

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

Urology

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2 specialists

12 years of experience
3 years as a specialist

Overall Rating

Overall Experience

5

Bedside Manner

5

Explanation

5

Top feedback

“It has been a pleasure to be treated by Mr Ellis. Bookings and queries through his administrative staff were handled quickly and efficiently. Mr Ellis himself was friendly, clear and thorough with his explanations, understanding of me and my needs as a patient. All risks of potential procedures were explained in sufficient detail, and all of my questions on treatment options were answered to my complete satisfaction.“
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Subspecialties

  • Kidney Stones
  • General Urology
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
  • Benign Prostatic Enlargement
  • Urological Oncology
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Languages spoken

  • English
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 7017100
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £150

    Practices worked at

    Platinum Medical Centre

    15-17 Lodge Road, London, United Kingdom, NW8 7JA
    1648 reviews

    The Wellington Hospital

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

    Specialist's working hours

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    08:00 - 13:00
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    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


    Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments
    • 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
    • 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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    Procedures

    • Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)
    • Prostatectomy (TURP)
    • Bladder Instillation
    • Circumcision
    • Hydrocelectomy
    • Kidney Stone Prevention
    • Orchidectomy
    • PSA
    • Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones
    • Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour (TURBT)
    • Ureteroscopy
    • Vasectomy (Male Sterilization)
    • Video Consultation
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    Special interests

    • Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bladder Pain
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Urinary Incontinence
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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

    5 Overall Patient Trust rating
    Overall Experience
    5
    Bedside Manner
    5
    Explanation
    5
    Kidney Stones
    3/19
    General Urology
    2/19
    Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)
    1/19
    Prostatectomy (TURP)
    1/19
    Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)
    1/19
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    Patient seen for:
    It has been a pleasure to be treated by Mr Ellis. Bookings and queries through his administrative staff were handled quickly and efficiently. Mr Ellis himself was friendly, clear and thorough with his explanations, understanding of me and my needs as a patient. All risks of potential procedures were explained in sufficient detail, and all of my questions on treatment options were answered to my complete satisfaction.
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    Excellent in every way
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    Great consult
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    Most professional and equally compassionate. Explained everything clearly and put me at ease. Highly recommend Mr Ellis.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Gidon was very easy to discuss my concerns with, explained the procedure and the options open to me very well. He has a caring open manner and is extremely knowledgeable.
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    Very satisfactory and reassuring. I stopped worrying after the initial consultation.
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    (5/5)
    Gave us an appointment on very short notice and was engaged, helpful and forthright. Felt that information was clearly explained. Dr. Ellis took the time to meet with us in an unhurried and professional manner.
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    Clear and to the point in our telephone consultation. I felt that I had transferred my problems to him.
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Very thorough, professional doctor/surgeon. Gives a good explanation of the illness and all the various choices of remedies
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    Overall Experience
    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
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    (5/5)
    Patient seen for:
    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.
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    Peer recommendations

    Recommended by 2 doctors for:
    2

    Urology

    Mr Tev Aho
    Mr Tev Aho
    Urology

    02-09-2020

    Gidon is a top quality urological surgeon who is dedicated to delivering the best possible care to his patients. We are fellow faculty members at a regular HoLEP (Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate) masterclass where we help train other urologists in the technique of HoLEP.

    For specialty: Urology
    For conditions: Benign Prostate Hyperplasia
    For procedures: Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)
    Connection: Is a colleague
    Mr Jonathan Makanjuola
    Mr Jonathan Makanjuola
    Urology

    07-09-2020

    Gideon is a great urologist , compassionate and skilled surgeon. I would be happy for him to operate/manage my family members

    For specialty: Urology
    For conditions: Bladder Cancer, Overactive Bladder, Urinary Incontinence, Benign Prostate Hyperplasia, Blood in Urine (Haematuria), Urological Cancers
    For procedures: Transurethral Resection of a Bladder Tumour (TURBT), Prostatectomy (TURP), Hydrocelectomy, Rigid & Flexible Ureterorenoscopy and Laser Fragmentation of Stones, Kidney Stone Prevention, Ureteroscopy, Circumcision, PSA, Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)
    Connection: We trained together

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