Mr Nick Elkington

Qualifications

BSc, MBBS, FRCOG, FRANZCOG, MBA

GMC number: 3587616

Practicing since: 1992

Specialties

Gynaecology

Consultation times

  • Wednesday weekly 08:00 - 12:30
  • Overview

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About

Nick Elkington is the clinical lead for Minimal Access Surgery and Endometriosis at Frimley Park Hospital, where he has been a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist since 2006. As a senior consultant (and Deputy Chief of Service), he is also responsible for training Senior Trainees in advanced gynaecological surgery.

Renowned for his kind, approachable demeanour, Nick is a popular, highly skilled surgeon with a very busy NHS and private practice.

In 2007 he set up Women-1st Gynaecology with his colleague Anne Deans and they have worked in partnership both in the NHS and privately providing high quality gynaecological care to thousands of patients.

As well as providing general gynaecological services, he also offers couples investigation and treatment of fertility. Having trained in reproductive medicine as a registrar at St Thomas’s Hospital, he has always maintained his strong interest in helping couples to have a family either with medication, surgery or assisted conception.

He is a pioneering surgeon in laparoscopic and robotic surgery and is President Elect of the British and Irish Association of Robotic Gynaecologists (BIARGS).

Special interests

-General Gynaecology
-Endometriosis
-Fertility
-Fibroids

Other interests

-Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
-Robotic gynaecological surgery

Personal interests

Family time, entertaining, travel, golf, DIY and gardening

Languages spoken

English 

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Nick Elkington at Nuffield Health

  • Adnexal surgery
  • Cold Coagulation
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Endometrial resection
  • Excision vaginal lumps
  • Female sterilisation
  • Gynaecological ultrasound
  • Hormone replacement therapy (HRT)
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopic surgery
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Labial reduction (labiaplasty)
  • Ovarian cystectomy
  • Pelvic floor repair
  • Vaginal Prolapse Surgery
  • Hormonal coil
  • Reversal of sterilisation
  • Vulval lesion excision

Locations Mr Nick Elkington works with

Related experience

Research

Supervision of research projects at Frimley Park Hospital.

Memberships

  • Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RCOG)
  • British Society of Gynae-endoscopy (BSGE)
  • British and Irish Association of Robotic Gynaecologists (BIARGS)
  • British Society of Urogynaecology (BSUG)

Other post held

  • Consultant Gynaecologist and Obstetrician, Frimley Park Health NHS Foundation Trust

Insurers Mr Nick Elkington works with

Mr Nick Elkington works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • The Exeter Friendly
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • Westfield Health WPA

Declaration

Mr Nick Elkington does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Nick Elkington does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Nick Elkington does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.