Mr Nick Elkington



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).


  • Wednesday weekly 08:00 - 12:30


Current posts

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


-General Gynaecology

Other interests

-Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
-Robotic gynaecological surgery

Personal interests

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

Member of

  • 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)


Supervision of research projects at Frimley Park Hospital.


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

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.