Consultant Profile

Mr Vikas Malik

Practicing at:
Spire Fylde Coast Hospital
  • Ear, nose and throat
    Special clinical interests:

    Ear problems (including discharging ears, cholesteatoma, ear drum perforation, hearing loss), nose & sinus surgery, allergy & runny nose, cosmetic surgery of ear & nose, voice problems, balance problems, tinnitus, hearing improvement surgeries, bone anchored hearing aids and throat problems

    Research interests:

    Mr Malik has a keen interest in research and has published widely and presented in several national and international conferences. He has been recently involved in several UK multicentre and international trials including trials for interventional treatment for tinnitus, glue ear and hearing loss.

    He is an Associate Editor of BMC Ear Nose & Throat Disorders which is a peer reviewed ENT Journal.

    He also has an interest in the area of ear problems, hearing loss, facial weakness, endoscopic sinus surgery and paediatric ENT issues. He has been actively involved in medical education including use of simulation to improve patient care. 

    Current NHS and /or university posts:

    Consultant ENT Surgeon, Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Honorary Senior Lecturer, Edge Hill University                                                                                                                Associate Editor BMC Ear Nose & Throat Disorders




    Year of first medical qualification:
    Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:

    Fellow Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
    Member of British Society of Otology
    Member of ENT-UK
    Member of Facial Plastics Surgery UK
    Member of Medical Defence Union
    Member of Meniere’s Society
    Member of British Tinnitus Association


    Contact Details 
    Telephone number to make a private appointment:
    01253 308031 or 0800 092 9601
    Personal email address:
    Tuesday mornings and Thursday evenings
    Background Information 
    Professional profile:

    Mr Malik has a broad experience of managing common ENT problems in adults and children. He graduated from Lucknow University in India and completed a master’s in ENT. He was awarded the best candidate award. He then undertook a further three years training as a senior registrar in Otology and skull base surgery. He immigrated to the UK in 2003 and completed the UK ENT training in North West England and Cambridge. He was awarded ‘Completion Certificate of Training’ by the UK Joint Committee on Higher Surgical Training and is on the GMC Specialist Register.

    Mr Malik was also awarded the TWJ visiting fellowship, Ethicon visiting fellowship, Karl Storz skull base fellowship & Kenneth Bloor travelling fellowship for further training at the Toronto University Hospitals and Causse Ear Clinic in France.

    Mr Malik has a special interest in managing ear conditions including hearing and balance problems, tinnitus, chronic discharging ears including cholesteatoma and ear drum perforation. He also has a special interest in children’s ear nose & throat problems. In addition to general ENT surgeries, Mr Malik undertakes a wide range of ear surgeries including mastoidectomies, ossiculoplasties, stapedectomy, surgery for Meniere’s disease, bone anchored hearing aids (BAHA) and cosmetic ear surgery.

    Mr Malik takes time to explain things properly to his patients and answers all their queries and concerns. He works closely with the patients to formulate a personalised treatment plan. He strongly believes and always aims to provide safe and high quality patient care. He was nominated by the patients for the 'Blackpool Gazette's patients awards' in 2015 and was awarded a 'Bronze Badge' and title of 'Quality Champion' at Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust in 2013.

    Mr Malik has a particular interest in medical education. He teaches and trains medical students as well as postgraduates. He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Edge Hill University. 

    Mr Malik sees private patients at Spire Fylde Coast Hospital and has clinics on Tuesday mornings and Thursday evenings . Apart from these he is happy to see private patients by arrangements and also patients without a GP reference.

    Personal profile:

    Mr Malik is married to a Paediatrician and has twins. He is a keen sportsman and enjoys road biking and badminton.

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    Mr Vikas Malik

    Mr Vikas Malik Ear, nose and throat Consultant, Blackpool, Lancashire, private hospital specialist.

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