Mr Ian Lilly

Mr Ian Lilly

Ian Hore (before marriage)

ENT4Kids Limted (Bupa Accredited Consultant Group)

Ear, nose and throat surgery 03686979


  • Fee assured
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Specialises in

  • Paediatric


  • Video and telephone consultations

About me

I have been a Specialist Children’s Ear Nose and Throat Consultant Surgeon in London for 15 years at Evelina London Children's Hospital Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Trust.

This followed 11 years ENT training, including a Children's Ear Nose and Throat Fellowship at Great Ormond Street Hospital and an MSc in Evidence Based Healthcare from Oxford University.

I have done over 4000 tonsillectomy operations, over 3000 adenoidectomy operations, and over 1000 grommet surgeries. I work closely with paediatricians, and am very enthusiastic about the progress children can make.

I see private patients at 61 Wimpole St, The Portland and Cromwell Hospitals.

My aim is to give a gentle, rounded approach, carefully taking into consideration the needs of each individual child and the concerns of each child’s parents.

In the past six years I have been carrying out coblation intracpasular tonsillectomy for sleep apnoea, this is less invasive technique with less pain than that previous common techniques. I have featured in The Healthy Child magazine with Dr Ranj Singh discussing this technique

With the current Covid Pandemic, I have modified my practise to make children and their families as safe as possible, for example in addition to routine measure, wearing a mask that filters my breath out, plus hand washing and disinfecting surfaces between every child seen.

Areas of interest

Children's Tonsils; Tonsillitis; Sleep Apnoea; Child; Paediatric; Tonsillectomy; Nasal Blockage; Adenoids; Adenoidectomy; Glue Ear; Grommets; Coblation Tonsillectomy; Sore Throat; Runny Nose; Paediatric ENT; Children's Ear Nose and Throat Surgery; Stuffy Nose; Sleep Problems; ENT; Surgery; Hearing Problems; Deafness; Speech Delay; Blocked Breathing; Hearing Loss; Minimally Invasive Tonsillectomy: Nose Bleeds; Noisy Breathing

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Procedures completed

  • F3480

    Adenotonsillectomy (and bilateral) - (5-50)

    Cromwell Hospital (5-50) ent4kids (1-5)

  • E2501

    Fibre optic examination of the pharynx +/- biopsy/removal of foreign body - (5-50)

    ent4kids (5-50)

  • AU005

    Tympanometry (as sole procedure) - (5-50)

  • D1510

    Myringotomy and insertion of tube through tympanic membrane (and bilateral) - (5-50)

    Cromwell Hospital (5-50)

  • F2620

    Frenotomy /frenectomy of tongue - (5-50)

    ent4kids (5-50) Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

  • D0702

    Aural toilet (including microsuction and/or suction of exteriorised mastoid cavity) including bilateral - (1-5)

    ent4kids (1-5)

  • W2620

    Manipulation under anaesthesia of fractured nose (as sole procedure) - (1-5)

    Cromwell Hospital (1-5)

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