Mr Ajay Malviya



GMC number: 6055654

Practising since: 1997


Orthopaedic surgery

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  • Newcastle Hospital - Monday 17:30 - 20:30
  • Cambridge Hospital - By appointment
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Mr Ajay Malviya holds the following posts -

  • Academic and Quality Lead - T&O Northumbria Healthcare 
  • Senior Lecturer, Translational and Clinical Research, Newcastle University
  • Chair - UK Non Arthroplasty Hip Registry
  • British Orthopaedic Association - Ed Car - UKITE National Lead
  • Chair - Research Education and Mentorship Committee - SICOT
  • Deputy Editor - Journal of Hip Preservation Surgery (Oxford University Press)

  • Ajay Malviya is a Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust in the North-East of England and at Nuffield Health Cambridge Hospital. He trained in the Northern Deanery and has done specialist fellowships in hip preservation and joint replacement surgery in Cambridge, London and Switzerland.

    He specialises in periacetabular osteotomy for hip dysplasia using a minimally invasive approach and hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement. In his routine practice, he deals with sports injuries of the hip and has published and presented widely on the results of hip arthroscopy and pelvic osteotomy in athletes and the general population. He has completed a PhD on the role of hip arthroscopy in femoroacetabular impingement. Preservation of the hip joint is his principal philosophy but he has a wide experience of joint replacement surgery catering to the young population, if necessary.

    In his routine practice, he does more than 150 hip and knee replacements annually for all age groups. He also performs around 150 hip arthroscopies and more than 75 pelvic osteotomies for hip dysplasia annually; making him the highest volume hip preservation surgeon in the North East and amongst the top in the country.

    Mr Malviya specialises in the following treatments at Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital

    Special interests

    Young adult hip surgery; hip preservation surgery (hip arthroscopy and periacetabular osteotomy); lower limb arthroplasty (hip and knee replacement).

    Other interests

    He is heavily involved in training and is an examiner for FRCS T&O. He is in the BOA Education and Careers committee as the National lead of the UK and Ireland orthopaedic in-training examination (UKITE). In addition, he regularly teaches in national and international hip preservation courses and mentors consultants setting up a similar service in their own trust

    Personal interests

    Mr Malviya is a sports enthusiast and is keen on running and racquet sports

    Languages spoken

    English, Hindi, Urdu, Bengali

    Treatments and tests offered by Mr Ajay Malviya at Nuffield Health

    • Osteotomy
    • Pelvic surgery
    • Knee replacement
    • Knee arthroscopy
    • Meniscectomy for meniscus tear
    • Hip replacement
    • Trauma Surgery
    • Hip arthroscopy

    Locations Mr Ajay Malviya works with

    Related experience


    He has an active interest in research, being an Honorary Senior Lecturer in Regenerative Medicine at Newcastle University, with more than 100 publications in peer-reviewed journals to his name, and lectures nationally and internationally.

    He is the Deputy Editor of the Journal of Hip Preservation Surgery (OUP), Editorial board member of American Journal of Sports Medicine, the Chair of UK National Non-Arthroplasty Hip Registry (NAHR) and the Chair of Research Education and Mentorship committee of SICOT. 

    He was awarded the prestigious ABC (America-Britain-Canada) fellowship in 2016 by the British Orthopaedic Association that involved visits to various high-profile centres in USA and Canada learning about new systems and techniques.

    He supervises research fellows and has enabled them to complete various projects and higher degrees.

    Book chapters

    He has authored several book chapters which have been published/ under publication on – Evolution of hip arthroscopy; Anatomy of hip disease; Minimally invasive hip surgery; Two-staged revision hip replacement.


    • British Orthopaedic Association
    • British Hip Society
    • International Society for Hip Arthroscopy & Hip Preservation (ISHA)
    • International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology (SICOT)

    Other posts held

    • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

    Insurers Mr Ajay Malviya works with

    Mr Ajay Malviya works with the following private medical insurance providers:

    • Aviva Health
    • AXA Health
    • Benenden Health
    • Bupa
    • Cigna
    • WPA


    Mr Ajay Malviya does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

    Mr Ajay Malviya does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

    Mr Ajay Malviya does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.