This Morning doctor cant see female patients without chaperone amid allegations

A doctor known for appearing on This Morning is being investigated by the General Medical Council (GMC) following a string of allegations.

Dr Tijion Esho – also known for being a cosmetic doctor on the reality show Body Fixers – currently has "restrictions on his practice", the GMC said in a statement.

The restrictions mean that the doctor, who is 40, can't carry out consultations with female patients unless a chaperone is there.

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He is also unable make contact with patients outside of a clinical setting, except in life-threatening emergencies.

A GMC spokesperson told the Daily Star: "Dr Oluwafemi Esho has restrictions on his practice while we investigate the allegations against him.

"We referred Dr Esho to an Interim Orders Tribunal at the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service in August 2022, who imposed a number of interim conditions on his practice.

"These include that, except in life-threatening emergencies, he must not carry out consultations with female patients without a chaperone present and except in life-threatening emergencies he must not make contact with patients outside of a clinical setting, either virtually or face-to-face."

Dr Esho – who was born and grew up in London – was cast as the resident cosmetic doctor on Body Fixers six years ago.

He has also appeared on Bodyshockers on Channel 4.

And he has appeared on This Morning, which is hosted by Phillip Schofield and Holly Willoughby, in the last few years.

When he has been on the programme he has talked about procedures such as having filler.

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Dr Esho who is believed to have a client list of several top celebrities is said to have denied all allegations made against him, reports The Sun.

Daily Star has contacted ITV and a representative for Dr Esho for comment.


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