Mr Elliot Benjamin

Contact information

T: 0203 315 7972

Service

ENT, Children's Surgery

Specialities

Otology, Paediatric Airway


Professional expertise

  • Paediatric ear nose and throat surgery
  • Specialist interest in ear surgery

Profile

Whilst studying medicine at Bristol University, Mr Benjamin developed an interest in ENT, spending his elective at the Royal National Throat Nose and Ear Hospital. He gained excellent general ENT training and developed a sub-specialty interest in paediatrics and otology on the Thames ENT training programme. He has gone on to study under world experts at the House Ear Institute, Los Angeles, USA and Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK. As well as a first class honours BSc degree and being awarded 'Honours' for his undergraduate medical qualification, Mr Benjamin went on to gain the MRCS and the FRCS (ORL-HNS) as well as the DLO and several postgraduate prizes. He has published numerous peer reviewed original scientific papers as well as many abstracts, historical articles and reviews. He has presented work at National and International meetings covering all aspects of ENT. Mr Benjamin has conducted numerous audits and presently is involved in running the National Myringoplasty Audit in his role on the EAR UK Otology database group. Mr Benjamin continues to be heavily involved in teaching all levels of students, nurses, GPs and surgeons and is an E-Tutor for the Royal College of Surgeons. Mr Benjamin performed over 3000 ENT surgical procedures including over 200 major ear operations and nearly 100 paediatric airways and over 1000 general paediatric procedures. He provides a full paediatric ENT service at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital where he is lead clinician. He is employed as a Consultant ENT Surgeon at Charing Cross Hospital, providing a full adult ENT service with a specialist interest in otology and ear surgery. He holds the post of Honorary Senior Lecturer at Imperial College London with duties in teaching and lecturing medical students and fellow surgeons. Mr Benjamin is dedicated to providing a professional, safe and efficient ENT service for all his adult and paediatric patients.


Qualifications

BSc (Hons), MBChB (Hons), DLO, FRCS (Orl-HNS)

GMC number

4182627

Memberships

Royal College of Surgeons, British Association of Otologists, British Association of Otorhinolaryngologists