Dr Ugo Ekeowa

Consultant in General and Respiratory Medicine

QualificationsBSc MBBS MRCP PhD

Main NHS base:

  • Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust

Clinical interests:

  • Lung cancer
  • Cough, Wheeze & Breathlessness
  • Asthma & Bronchitis
  • COPD & Emphysema
  • Chest infection & Pneumonia
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Allergy
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Pulmonary embolus
  • Tuberculosis
  • Pneumothorax
  • Sleep apnoea

Training and Background

Dr Ekeowa qualified in medicine from Guy’s & St. Thomas’ Hospitals Medical School with distinction. He trained as a junior doctor at Addenbrooke’s and Papworth hospitals and specialised in Respiratory Medicine at King’s College, Guy’s and St. Thomas’ hospitals. Dr Ekeowa completed a PhD at the University of Cambridge funded by a Medical Research Council award and won College and University prizes as well as an international Young Investigator prize. He has authored numerous peer-reviewed publications and contributed to book chapters on respiratory disorders.

Dr Ugo Ekeowa leads the Lung Cancer and Asthma services at Princess Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust but sees and treats the full range of respiratory and general medical conditions. He is detailed and careful in his clinical assessment and works with a support team that respond promptly to patient’s requests. At Highgate Private Hospital he provides both inpatient and outpatient services with the benefit of excellent diagnostic and procedural facilities.

Member of:

General Medical Council

British Thoracic Society

Royal College of Physicians

Medical Protection Society