Mr Richard Molloy: General surgery

Mr Richard Molloy

General surgery

  • Fee assured

Specialises in

  • General
  • Lower GI surgery

About me

Mr. Richard Molloy qualified from University College Cork Medical School in1986 and trained in basic surgery at the University College Hospital, Cork, Ireland. He was appointed as a Research Fellow in surgical Immunology at the Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston and Harvard Medical School, USA. This work formed the basis of his MD thesis. He subsequently completed his Higher Surgical training in Glasgow and Edinburgh before being appointed as the Advanced Clinical Fellow in Colorectal Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ohio, USA. During this time he gained further experience in complex colorectal surgery with particular reference to surgery for Inflammatory Bowel disease, ileal pouch surgery and laparoscopic colorectal surgery.

He was appointed Consultant Surgeon to the Western Infirmary and Gartnavel General Hopsital Glasgow in 1997

. He is a course faculty member for training other consultants and junior surgeons in laparoscopic colorectal surgery at training centres in Dundee, Newcastle and Hamburg. He also administers and is the lead surgeon for an Ethicon unded Laparoscopic Coloretal Surgery Fellowship.

He has published widely and is also co-author/editor of two recent textbooks on General and Colorectal Surgery

Areas of interest

Haemorrhoids ("piles"); Colorectal surgery (lower GI); Colonoscopy; THD procedure for haemorrhoids; Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery; Hernia Surgery, including inguinal hernia; Laparoscopic Hernia surgery; fistula surgery; Inflammatory bowel disease

Medical secretaries

Anaesthetists worked with (Bupa members, please ask your consultant whether your anaesthetist is fee-assured)

About me
My outcomes
My qualifications & training
My private practice
Consultant's practices
Information for healthcare professionals

Information for healthcare professionals (Bupa patients only, last 12 months)

Procedures completed

  • X3510

    IV sedation administered by operator - (5-50)

    (5-50) (1-5)

  • H2002

    Diagnostic colonoscopy, includes forceps biopsy of colon and ileum - (5-50)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • H2510

    Rigid sigmoidoscopy (including proctoscopy and biopsy) - (5-50)

    (5-50) (5-50)

  • T2000

    Primary repair of inguinal hernia - (5-50)

  • H2003

    Therapeutic colonoscopy with snare loop biopsy or excision of lesion - (5-50)

    (1-5) (1-5)

  • G8082

    Diagnostic oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) and immediate colonoscopy includes forceps biopsies, biopsy test and dye spray (as sole procedure) - (5-50)


  • T2012

    Laparoscopic repair of inguinal hernia - bilateral - (1-5)

  • H5240

    Banding of haemorrhoids - (1-5)


  • J1830

    Laparoscopic cholecystectomy - (1-5)


  • H5100

    Haemorrhoidectomy (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)


  • T2502

    Laparoscopic repair of incisional hernia - (1-5)

  • H4800

    Excision of lesion of anus - (1-5)


  • H5800

    Drainage through perineal region (including ischio-rectal abscess) (including sigmoidoscopy) - (1-5)

  • Show All (21)...
Edit details Print page

The information contained on Finder is submitted by consultants, therapists and facilities, and is declared by these third parties to be correct and compliant with the standards and codes of conduct specified by their relevant regulatory body. Bupa cannot guarantee the accuracy of all of the information provided.

You can find out more about the data and information on Finder and our website terms of use here.