Consultant Profile

Prof Stephen Ell

Prof Stephen Ell FRCS (Orl.)
Practicing at:
Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital
  • Ear, nose and throat
    • Laryngology
    • Otology
    • Paediatric otolaryngology
    • Rhinology
Special clinical interests:

All aspects of general,ear,nose and throat surgery with special interest in chronic ear disease and endoscopic sinus surgery for rhinosinusitis.

Research interests:

Biocompatibility of prosthetic implants used in medicine:(MD Thesis-Leeds). Molecular cytogenetics of cancer-ultimate aim is to effect a non-surgical cure for carcinoma.

Current NHS and /or university posts:

Consultant Ear Nose and Throat Surgeon Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Senior lecturer Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust

Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

Fellow Royal College of Surgeons
Fellow Royal Society of Medicine

Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
01482 672444
Private secretary telephone number:
01482 672 495
Thu 6pm - 9pm and Fri 2.30pm - 5pm
Background Information 
Professional profile:

I am interested in all aspects of otolaryngology with a special interest in both otology and rhinology. I am presently on the faculty of the Yorkshire Temporal Bone Surgery course and the Leeds Otology course teaching doctors who wish to become surgeons. I have won the Sydney Scott prize, the George Seed prize and the Downs Temporal Bone prize in otology. I have a special interest in all aspects of endoscopic sinus surgery for rhino-sinusitis and in reconstructional rhinoplasty after trauma.

Personal profile:

I am an authorised medical examiner for the Civil Aviation Authority.

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