Mr Andrew Molloy

Mr Andrew Molloy

Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeon


Specialises in

  • Ankle arthritis surgery
  • Ankle ligament injuries and surgery
  • Big toe arthritis/ Hallux rigidus
  • Bunion surgery and toe straightening
  • Flatfoot surgery

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I am a Consultant orthopaedic surgeon specialising in foot and ankle surgery at Spire Liverpool Hospital and Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust since 2007 . I am an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Liverpool. I treat all foot and ankle disorders; from reconstructive to trauma to sports surgery (both recreational and professional). This includes surgery on bunions (minimally invasive surgery), flat feet, big toe arthritis, ankle replacements, ankle ligament surgery and arthritis. I have a specialist interest in foot and ankle sporting injuries (treating both professional and recreational sportspeople) offering both open and arthroscopic (keyhole) surgery.

I have published over 70 original full research papers and 14 book chapters. I have presented over 70 international and 55 national research presentations. They have won 14 national and international research prizes. I received the Roger Mann award in 2008 and 2022; one of a handful of surgeons in the world to receive the award twice. I am regularly invited to lecture across Europe and USA to learned societies.

I previously served on the awards committee of AOFAS, the Scientific Committee of the British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, and as the Chair of the Outcomes committee for BOFAS, setting up a national foot and ankle surgery registry.


I have published over 40 original research articles and 10 book chapters. I present research and teach regularly both nationally and internationally, winning several prizes for my research. I co-convene a surgery course for the education of other orthopaedic surgeons.


General Medical Council Number: 4317739

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Andrew Molloy at Spire include:


Other treatments

  • Achilles tendon repair (minimally invasive)
  • Ankle fracture surgery
  • Ankle fusion
  • Big toe arthritis
  • Flat foot surgery
  • Hammer toes
  • High arched feet
  • Limb lengthening
  • Limb straightening
  • Os Trigonum surgery
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Tailor’s bunion

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Additional information

MBChB / University of Leeds / 1996
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCS / Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh / 2000
Member of the Royal College of Surgeons

FRCS Tr&Orth / Joint Royal Surgical Colleges / 2005
Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons

Professional memberships

British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

British Orthopaedic Association

British Medical Association

Professional leadership

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer University of Liverpool 2013
Chair of Outcomes Committee British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 2014

I have a strong research interest and am an Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Liverpool. I have published widely on foot and ankle surgery as well as trauma surgery, including both new research and invited review articles.  I have on-going research projects into treatment of bunions, flatfeet, arthritis as well as ankle ligament and Achilles injuries. My research has lead to me winning the AO UK trauma prize as well as the renowned Roger Mann award at the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. I have also written many book chapters on my chosen subspecialty. I am regularly invited to lecture both nationally and internationally as well as presenting new research. I have co-convened both national and international foot and ankle conferences and am a Co-Director of cadaveric training course for other foot and ankle surgeons.

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital Aintree.

I am originally from Formby. I am married with two children. Outside of surgery and a hectic family life, I enjoy playing golf and football as well as rugby coaching. I'm also a keen skier.