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

Uro-gynaecology
Obstetrics
Reproductive Medicine
Laparoscopic (key-hole) Surgery

REGISTERED WITH

General Medical Council: 3315176

LANGUAGES

english

About

Mr Downes is available Monday's 4.30-9.30 pm at BMI The Kings Oak Hospital, Enfield and Tuesday to Friday in Harley Street, London. Should you require a short notice appointment please contact 148 Harley Street on +44 20 7935 7341 to arrange a convenient time.

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 holds a number of leading positions.

He is married to Louise, who helps him in the practice and they 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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Very professional, and relax.
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31-03-2020
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Extremely happy to see Mr Ellis Downes, and makes me understand very well.
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31-03-2020
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Excellent
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Excellent service!
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11-03-2020
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Mr Downes is my Gynaecologist since 2011. I truly admire his ethos, professionalism and always he is such a good listener and answers questions and concerns. Really authentic and utterly grateful that I have met him.
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Easy to talk to and easy to understand. Very relatable great experience in his field of practice.
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Pleasant doctor, makes one feel comfortable and listens to problems.
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Professional and kind mannered
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Mr Downes is an outstanding obstetrician and gynaecologist. His kind manner, professionalism and extensive knowledge makes him a leader in his field. I could not recommend him highly enough. Mr Downes patient-focused approach is reassuring and put me at ease.
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Professional doctor with an individual approach
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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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