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Mr Ellis Downes
Mr Ellis Downes
MB ChB FRCOG
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
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SUBSPECIALTIES

Uro-gynaecology
Obstetrics

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 3315176

LANGUAGES

english

About

Ellis Downes is a highly experienced Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in the UK. His special areas of interest include 'keyhole surgery', endometrial ablation and treatment of patients suffering from urinary incontinence. In 2013 he featured in Tatler's Top 250 Doctors Guide.

Mr Downes helps women with heavy and/or irregular periods, pelvic pain, endometriosis, fibroids, menopausal symptoms and urinary leakage. He offers general gynaecological reviews including cervical smears and fertility investigations, as well as having comprehensive pregnancy care packages from conception through to delivery at The Portland Hospital. Thanks to his reputation patients are willing to travel from abroad to be treated by him.

Mr Downes graduated from the University of Leicester in 1989 and qualified as an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in 1999. He spent time working as a Consultant in the NHS for 11 years before deciding to commit full time to his private practice. Mr Downes is a member of The British Society of Gynecological Endoscopy, the International Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy and the International Continence Society. He also holds a number of leading positions including as a Visiting Professor at Middlesex University.

He is married to Louise, who helps him in the practice and have two children (George and Lily). Outside of medicine, He struggles on the golf course and loves messing around in boats.”

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Medical Procedures

  • General gynaecological reviews
  • Cervical smears
  • Fertility investigations
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Key-hole surgery
  • Period problems

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Special Interests

  • Childbirth
  • Period-related problems
  • Pelvic pain
  • Urogynaecology (urinary incontinence)
  • Infertility
  • Heavy and/or irregular periods
  • Endometriosis
  • Fibroids
  • Menopausal symptoms
  • Incontinence

Education

MB ChB 1989 University of Leicester
Obstetrics and Gynaecology (1997)

Fellow Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

Member, British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE)

Executive Committee Member, International Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy ( ISGE)

 

 

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I was made to feel very relaxed and everything was explained to me about my health issue.
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28-11-2019
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Fantastic doctor, I have had so many horrible experiences with NHS Gynaecologists. Mr Downes makes you feel listened to and takes your concerns seriously. He answered all my questions patiently and the exam was completely painless.
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Very compassionate, understanding and interested. Felt very confident I was in good hands.
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28-11-2019
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Excellent, all good, thank you
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28-11-2019
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excellent, 5 stars
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28-11-2019
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Mr Downes is a pleasure to visit, He is attentive kind and reassuring. I highly recommend him.
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13-11-2019
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Excellent thank you, Mr Downes
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13-11-2019
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The doctor is a great professional and very reassuring. He takes time to explain everything in a very warm manner.
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13-11-2019
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Charming and caring gentlemen and efficient.
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Very thorough, made me feel at ease.
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01-11-2019
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Peer Recommendations

Mr Ellis Downes is a highly respected Gynaecologist who is an expert in Urogynaecology and Laparoscopic surgery. He was my trainer and i respect him for his professionalism and his clinical and surgical skills. I would always recommend him .
For specialty: Obstetrics & Gynaecology
For conditions: Fibroids
For procedures: Hysterectomy
Connection: Is a colleague

BY mr Ashok Kumar

05-07-2016
I work with Prof Downes. He is excellent in what he does for the patients and I highly recommend him.
For specialty: Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Connection: Is a colleague

BY dr Suren Naidoo

21-11-2017
Excellent and caring surgeon who is patient centred.
For specialty: Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Connection: I have referred patients to them

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