• Dr Ellie’s TV career started on BBC1, as the in-house medical expert on The Secret Tourist, followed soon after by her GP role on Sky Living’s documentary Claire Richards: Slave to Food. She appeared in BBC1’s Long Live Britain and was one of the key medical experts on two Channel 4’s PRIMETIME health shows, Health Freaks, and Doctor In Your House. Ellie broadcasts weekly on Matthew Wright’s Talk radio show and can be seen and heard commenting on health matters across Channel 5 news and LBC. In 2017, she channelled her inner-geek appearing in a Celebrity Eggheads team of celebrity doctors! (She won her round)

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  • Dr Ellie is the current face of general practice – a bright and approachable doctor – she has seen and done it all within medicine.

    From delivering a baby on the floor of her GP surgery to dealing alone with dying patients in the middle of the night, Ellie has a breadth of experience far beyond her years.

    She works in an NHS practice on the world-famous Abbey Road in London and having such a broad family-health practice allows her to speak with authority on a range of issues such as diet, parenting, addiction, mental health, dementia and the changing climate of the NHS.  

  • Ellie has supported, through print, broadcast, and social media the charity work of the Eve Appeal and St John Ambulance . She is proud to be a Celebrity Ambassador for Meningitis Now and Pancreatic Cancer Action . In March 2018, Dr Cannon was invited by Paula Sheriff MP to present to the All Party Parliamentary Group on Women’s Health at their inaugural Women’s Health Conference in Parliament. 


    Dr Ellie read medicine at Cambridge University and spent 5 years in hospital medicine, before embarking on a career in General Practice. Ellie combines her clinical and media work with her “proper job” – motherhood.

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