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Mr Joe Ellul is a Consultant Colorectal and Laparoscopic Surgeon at BMI Chelsfield Hospital in Orpington, Kent and BMI The Sloane Hospital in Beckenham, Kent. His NHS practice is based at the Princess Royal University Hospital, Farnborough (King's Foundation Trust).
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 has 20 years 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, colonoscopy and ERCP.
He has 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.
Areas of interest
Gallstones; Laparoscopic cholecystectomy; Hernias; TAPP; Keyhole surgery; Bowel problems; Laparoscopic surgery; Bowel cancer; Laparoscopic colectomy; Haemorrhoids; THD; Endoscopy; Gastroscopy; Colonoscopy
- Lauren Shelton
- 193 Bourne Vale Bromley BR2 7LX
- 020 8325 3623
- 020 8249 0351
Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Surgeon Princess Royal University Hospital, Farnborough, Kent and King's College Hospital, London.
Bowel cancer, Laparoscopic surgery, Health systems.
Hill walking, Sailing
MCh (Master of Surgery) by University of Wales
MRC grant awarded 1993
English, Maltese, Some Italian, Very little French
Multiple publications mostly related to cancer.
Courses offered to GPs
Occasional meetings organised by private hospitals or NHS hospitals.
- MB, BCh Cardiff University (Wales) 1980
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons of England 1993
- FRCS Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh 1986
- MCh (Master of Surgery) University of Wales 1996
- FRCS(Gen) Intercollegiate Qualification 1996
- GMC Specialist Registration GMC 1996
Details of entry to specialist register
- GMC specialist register, 1996
Affiliations / memberships
Association of Laparoscopic Surgeons of GB & I
Association of Surgeons of GB & I
Royal Society of Medicine
British Society of Gastroenterology
- BMI Chelsfield Park Hospital, BR6 7RG
- 14:00 - 16:00
- 01689 877855
- BMI The Sloane Hospital, BR3 5HS
- 17:00 - 20:00
- 020 8466 4000
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details
Chelsfield Park Hospital 01689 877 855
The Sloane Hospital 0208 466 4000
Private secretary 0208 777 8026
NHS secretary 01689 864 454