Mr James Daniel English

Personal profile

Mr. James English is a Consultant Gynaecologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals. He is also a visiting surgeon at the Bronovo Hospital in The Hague where he performs complex pelvic surgery and is on the regular teaching faculty at the European Surgical Institute in Hamburg. He is a Board Member and Faculty Member on the national MSc course in Advanced Gynaecological Laparoscopy at the University of Surrey.

From 1998 to 2010 Mr. English was a Consultant Gynaecologist at Worthing Hospital where he also served as Divisional Director for Women’s and Children’s Services. Mr. English studied at The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and subsequently trained at St. Bartholomew's and Chelsea and Westminster Hospitals before becoming a consultant. His main area of research is in severe endometriosis and its management and he has lectured and published widely in this area. A list of his publications may be seen on this website.

He lives in West Sussex.

Professional Memberships

  • RCOG
  • BSGE
  • ESGE

Clinical Interests

His special interest is in complex pelvic laparoscopic surgery especially in the treatment of severe endometriosis. He has pioneered radical laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis in the United Kingdom and teaches extensively in this field in the United Kingdom and overseas. He is one of the few gynaecologists in the country who has published their audited results. Apart from surgery for endometriosis and pelvic pain Mr. English has developed extensive experience in laparoscopic surgery including all types of hysterectomy, removal of fibroids and ovarian pathology. Mr. English works closely with the Agora Clinic in Hove and provides surgical treatment as required for women undergoing fertility investigations and assisted conception.

He is one of only a handful of gynaecologists in the United Kingdom trained to identify bowel endometriosis on ultrasound scanning in the clinic and has published in this field in peer-reviewed journals.

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