Professor Malik Siddique


BSc, MB BS, FRCS, MCh (Orth), MD, FRCS (Tr&Orth)

GMC number: 4508454

Practising since: 1982


Orthopaedic surgery

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  • Weekly Tuesday 17:30 - 20:00
  • Weekly Monday 15:00 - 17:00
  • Ad-hoc Saturday 09:00 - 12:00
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Mr Siddique has been a Foot and Ankle Surgeon at the Freeman Hospital, Newcastle since 2000.  He held Fellowship placements at Texas University, Stanmore University and a visiting Fellowship at Zurich.

He is actively involved in the clinical research in the field of foot and ankle surgery and has carried out research projects which have been successfully approved by the ethical committee.

Freeman Hospital is the only hospital nationally chosen for ankle replacement training. His pioneering work and surgical expertise have made the Freeman Hospital one of the top tertiary centres of excellence for ankle replacement in the UK.

Other interests

Sports injuries and bunion surgery.

Treatments and tests offered by Professor Malik Siddique at Nuffield Health

  • Ingrown toenail (and ingrown toenail surgery)
  • Subtalar fusion
  • Meniscectomy for meniscus tear
  • Ankle ligament repair
  • Flat foot correction
  • Osteotomy
  • Toe surgery
  • Achilles repair or reconstruction
  • Arthroscopy
  • Keller's arthroplasty
  • Subtalar arthroscopy
  • Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
  • Tibial osteotomy
  • Foot and ankle surgery
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Trauma reconstruction
  • Ankle fusion
  • Toe joint fusion
  • Hallux Valgus Surgery
  • Arthroplasty
  • Ankle replacement

Locations Professor Malik Siddique works with

Related experience


In 2008 Mr Siddique presented 4 research papers to the British Orthopaedic and British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle society.  This demonstrates a high standard of research output for a single UK orthopaedic Consultant.

  1. Proximal phalangeal dorsomedial closing wedge osteotomy & cheilectomy for hallux rigidis. JBJS B Vol 90-B, Issue SUPP-II, 229
  2. Cobb II procedure interpositon arthoplasty for MTP joint. JBJS B Vol 90-B, Issue SUPP-III, 496
  3. In vivo weight bearing talo-calcaneal joint motion using interventional MRI. JBJS B Vol 87B SUPP-III, 231 and March 2008; 90-B:27
  4. The effect of sesamoid position on outcome following scarf osteotomy for hallux abductor valgus.  Published Nov 2008 Foot and Ankle Europe.  Available online Foot and Ankle Surgery


  • British Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North Orthopaedic Food and Ankle Society
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Surgical Society
  • British Orthopaedic Foot Ankle Society

Other posts held

  • Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne

Insurers Professor Malik Siddique works with

Professor Malik Siddique works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Cigna
  • CS Healthcare
  • Exeter Family Friendly
  • PHC
  • Simplyhealth
  • Vitality Health (Pru Health)
  • WPA


Professor Malik Siddique does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Professor Malik Siddique does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Professor Malik Siddique does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.