Advanced Hip, Knee and Foot Surgery

Welcome to the website of Mr Hammad Malik (Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Honorary Lecturer at The University of Manchester) - a service dedicated to applying the most up-to-date and effective surgical and rehabilitative treatments for trauma, sports injury and arthritis (wear and tear) related conditions of the lower limb in the Manchester and Cheshire region.

This service is headed by Mr Hammad Malik - Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon / Honorary Lecturer. He is backed up by experienced and specialised physiotherapists, pain management specialists and radiologists and has access to all modern imaging methods including rapid access to MR and CT scans.

Dedicated physiotherapists are available for all patients with regard to rehabilitation from sports injury and degenerative disease treatment.


Referrals are from GPs, other consultant colleagues, physiotherapists and legal representatives based upon his excellent experience and full patient involvement in the decision making and treatment processes with regard to each individual's particular needs.


To provide a premier, expert service to his patients and instructors.

Professional Profile:

Mr Malik studied at Lincoln College, Oxford and Trinity College, Cambridge. He then trained in orthopaedic surgery achieving an international reputation in the field of lower limb surgery for his research work in joint replacement and sports-related injury.

His success was recognised by the unprecedented move of his being awarded both the highly coveted British Orthopaedic Foundation and British Association for Knee Surgery Travelling Fellowships, training at The New York Hospital for Special Surgery and The Sydney Mater Hospital. He then completed a one year fellowship in complex hip and knee surgery at Wrightington Hospital.

Mr Malik is an internationally recognised figure in the field of joint replacement having published widely on this subject, being the recipient of a multitude of research grants including those from The Royal College of Surgeons and The Wellcome Trust and is a reviewer for a number of leading journals including The British Journal of Sports Medicine.